Whats On

May 11th, 10-11.30am: The Gardens Trust are running a series of talks “The Darker Side of Plants”, £5 each, exploring the marvels, mysteries and murderous nature of the plant world. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-darker-side-of-plants-toxic-trees-poisonous-perennials-wicked-weeds-tickets-149243769131
May 17th, Monday 7.15pm: Our next meeting, local naturalist Joe Beale. See Programme page.
May 19th until August Dulwich Picture Gallery Exhibition – Unearthed: Photography’s roots £8-£15 The story of photography, told through images of plants. https://www.dulwichpicturegallery.org.uk/whats-on/
Also note, the curators talk about this exhibition is available to listen to online, see their website.
May 20th, Thursday, from 5.30pm: Charlton Community Gardens are having their annual plant sale, outside houses in the Charlton area. Details on the flyer.


May 23rd until September: Royal Academy David Hockney: The arrival of Spring in Normandy (£19). https://www.royalacademy.org.uk/exhibition/david-hockney
May 30th, Sunday, 11 am:  Plant Sale in the Long Borders garden at Charlton House. All plants grown by our members, proceeds jointly to Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice and the Old Pond Garden. Offers of help to grow and sell very welcome, please contact cabahshortisoc@gmail.com There will also be a cake stall run by the Blackheath & Greenwich W.I. and displays from the Charlton Society and Charlton Community Gardens, plus other local organisations. For the kids, there will be a Discovery Trail and a “Pot-up-a-Plant” activity.
5 June, Saturday Visit to Garrison Church Woolwich for CABAHS members, to see plans for their new Commonwealth garden, more details to come.

Links to Virtual gardens and websites:

Please let us know if you spot other interesting ones!

Other Events:

Great Dixter’s Fergus Garrett is delivering online lectures by Zoom:  https://www.greatdixter.co.uk/whats-on/