Wonderful wildflowers! Jennifer Benyon will show us how to grow and care for them

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If you missed this really practical and inspiring talk by Jennifer Benyon don’t despair. We’ve put links here to her well researched suppliers of wildflower seed mixes – Pictorial Meadows and Meadow Mania.

If you want inspiration both the websites mentioned have lots of images and you can see wildflower planting in London Fields, the Olympic Park and on the canal by Victoria Park.

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Making an advent wreath

If you missed last night’s monthly meeting you missed a wonderful and pine-scented demonstration of wreath making by local florists Anna Day and Ellie Jauncey of The Flower Appreciation Society. We sipped mulled wine and nibbled mince-pies as they made two beautiful wreaths from a selection of evergreens including fir, bay, rosemary and ivy as well as dried poppy seed heads. We also had a chance to look through their beautiful book which is now top of everyone’s christmas wish list. Here are a few pics: