Morning events, Days out, Gardens

27 events

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BBC Good Food Show Summer

Featuring over 200 producers and tips on how to prepare for summer in your kitchen and al fresco dining.

NEC, Birmingham

Thu 11 Jun

£24.25–£113 / 020 3405 4286

Fri 12 Jun

£24.25–£113 / 020 3405 4286

Sat 13 Jun

£24.25–£113 / 020 3405 4286

Sun 14 Jun

£24.25–£113 / 020 3405 4286

Budding Gardeners

Check out the entries in the local schools' Budding Gardeners exhibition.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Sat 30 May

Included in admission / 0845 260 9000

Sun 31 May

Included in admission / 0845 260 9000

Early Daffodil Competition

The best early blooms compete for places, with visitors able to view all entries after judging.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 0845 260 9000

Early Photography Morning

The early photographer catches the morning dew, which makes photos instantly more arty than just a normal flower. Booking is essential.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Sat 23 May

Included in admission / 08452609000

Glasshouse Plant Displays

The glasshouse features plants that are currently on display thanks to the season.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Wed 1 Apr

Free Included in admission / 0845 260 9000

A chance to view the Hippeastrum trial that is taking place at Wisley. The display will be in the corridor of the Glasshouse where visitors can see these colourful bulbs being put through their paces.

Thu 2 Apr

Free Included in admission / 0845 260 9000

A chance to view the Hippeastrum trial that is taking place at Wisley. The display will be in the corridor of the Glasshouse where visitors can see these colourful bulbs being put through their paces.

Fri 3 Apr

Free Included in admission / 0845 260 9000

A chance to view the Hippeastrum trial that is taking place at Wisley. The display will be in the corridor of the Glasshouse where visitors can see these colourful bulbs being put through their paces.

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Herb Day

Guided tour focusing on how herbs were used in the time of Mary, Queen of Scots.

Falkland Palace, Cupar

Sun 26 Jul

£12.50 (£9; Family £29.50) / 0844 493 2186

  • 12:00 – 16:00 Herb Day Falkland Palace, Cupar

Hibaldstow Open Gardens and Scarecrow Day

Visit 12 gardens and see more than 30 scarecrows who have set up shop in the village, plus visit displays at St Hybalds and Hibaldstow Methodist churches. Get your tickets from Hibaldstow Village Hall. Proceeds are divided between St Hybalds Church, Hibaldstow Methodist Church, Hibaldstow Village Hall and Hibaldstow…

Hibaldstow Village Hall

Sun 28 Jun

£3 / 01652 656875

House

A showcase of style and design for your home and garden with interiors and furniture to make every room in your home magazine spread worthy.

Olympia, London W14

Wed 17 Jun

£16 in advance; 20 on the door (Children £8 in advance; £10 on the door) / 0844 412 4623

  • 10:00 – 18:00 House Olympia, London

Thu 18 Jun

£16 in advance; 20 on the door (Children £8 in advance; £10 on the door) / 0844 412 4623

  • 10:00 – 18:00 House Olympia, London

Fri 19 Jun

£16 in advance; 20 on the door (Children £8 in advance; £10 on the door) / 0844 412 4623

  • 10:00 – 18:00 House Olympia, London

Sat 20 Jun

£16 in advance; 20 on the door (Children £8 in advance; £10 on the door) / 0844 412 4623

  • 10:00 – 18:00 House Olympia, London

Ideal Home Show Scotland

Make your house fantasies a reality with everything you need for redesigning and improving your home, with over 400 exhibitors and eight sectors under one roof.

SECC, Glasgow

Fri 22 May

£12 (£11) / 0141 248 3000

Sat 23 May

£12 (£11) / 0141 248 3000

Sun 24 May

£12 (£11) / 0141 248 3000

Mon 25 May

£12 (£11) / 0141 248 3000

Late Daffodil and Tulip Competitions

Some lovely tulips and daffodils duke it out to come out top.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Tue 28 Apr

Free / 0845 260 9000

Wed 29 Apr

Free / 0845 260 9000

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Main Daffodil Competition

Check out the top daffodils in the country vying for coveted places in this bloomin' good competition.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Tue 14 Apr

Free / 0845 260 9000

Wed 15 Apr

Free / 0845 260 9000

May Half Term: Super Power Flowers

Learn about how plants battle against the elements.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Sat 23 May

Included in garden admission / 0845 260 9000

Sun 24 May

Included in garden admission / 0845 260 9000

Mon 25 May

Included in garden admission / 0845 260 9000

…and 6 more dates until 31 May

Move More Gardening

A community garden project open to anyone living with and beyond cancer, including friends and family. The sessions are designed to help people remain active, and are suitable for all fitness levels.

Bellahouston Park, Glasgow

Tue 7 Apr

Free / 0141 287 0241

Tue 14 Apr

Free / 0141 287 0241

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0141 287 0241

…and 34 more dates until 15 Dec

Gartnavel Royal Hospital, Glasgow

Wed 1 Apr

Free / 0141 287 0241

Wed 8 Apr

Free / 0141 287 0241

Wed 15 Apr

Free / 0141 287 0241

…and 34 more dates until 9 Dec

Provanhall House, Glasgow

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 0141 287 0241

Thu 9 Apr

Free / 0141 287 0241

Thu 16 Apr

Free / 0141 287 0241

…and 35 more dates until 17 Dec

National Gardens Open Day

A chance to explore RHS Garden Wisley for free.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Fri 17 Apr

Free / 0845 260 9000

Orchids Display in the Glasshouse

A celebration of orchids.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Wed 1 Apr

Normal entry fees apply / 0845 260 9000

Thu 2 Apr

Normal entry fees apply / 0845 260 9000

Fri 3 Apr

Normal entry fees apply / 0845 260 9000

…and 23 more dates until 26 Apr back to top

Pelargoniums in the Glasshouse

A display of pelargoniums.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Sat 9 May

Included in garden admission / 0845 260 9000

Sun 10 May

Included in garden admission / 0845 260 9000

Mon 11 May

Included in garden admission / 0845 260 9000

…and 27 more dates until 7 Jun

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Sat 11 Apr

Standard entry fee applies / 0845 260 9000

Sun 12 Apr

Standard entry fee applies / 0845 260 9000

RSPB: Give Nature a Home

Find out how to make your garden more wildlife friendly and enjoy a range of nature activities.

Holyrood Park, Edinburgh

Sat 16 May

Free / 0131 652 8150

Sun 17 May

Free / 0131 652 8150

Scent of Wisley display in the Glasshouse Gallery

A display of scented flowers and bulbs.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Sat 4 Apr

Included in admission / 0845 260 9000

Sun 5 Apr

Included in admission / 0845 260 9000

Mon 6 Apr

Included in admission / 0845 260 9000

…and 20 more dates until 26 Apr

Spring Gardening Weekend Activities

Walks, talks and demonstrations on a wide range of gardening topics, and you can admire the most spectacular specimens in the RHS Rhododendron and Camellia Show.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Sat 18 Apr

Standard entry fees apply / 0845 260 9000

Sun 19 Apr

Standard entry fees apply / 0845 260 9000

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Springtime Flowerpots

Get green fingered in time for spring. Decorate terracotta pots, sow herbs for your garden or windowsill and create stylish labels so you don’t forget what you’ve sown.

Lauriston Castle, Edinburgh

Sun 3 May

£5 / 0131 228 1155

Sulgrave Manor Harvest Fayre

An old-school Harvest Festival with Morris Men (be very afraid), kids' games, apple pressing, a cheesemaking demo, a talk on bee-keeping, a pig roast and much else. You can get advice on keeping chickens and meet the manor's blacksmith.

Sulgrave Manor, Banbury

Sun 27 Sep

£5 in addition to entrance fee / 01295 760205

Join Meg in the manor kitchen to experience a Tudor harvest.

£4 (Children £2; Family £10 for two adults and up to four children) / 01295 760205

Sulgrave Manor Independence Day Celebrations

Fourth of July celebrations with a re-enactment of the American Civil War, featuring a living history camp and battle re-enactments. There's American barbecue, US desserts and ice cream sodas and you can play some baseball and hear live music. (Why? Because George Washington's great-great-great-great-great-grandfather…

Sulgrave Manor, Banbury

Sat 4 Jul

£4 (Children £2; Family £10 2 adults and upto 4 children) / 01295 760205

Sulgrave Manor May Day

A family May Day, with maypole dancing, a dog show, the crowning of the May Queen, craft and food stalls and kids' games.

Sulgrave Manor, Banbury

Mon 4 May

£4 (Children £2; Family £10 for two adults and up to four children) / 01295 760205

Taste of Wisley Flower (Flour) Fest

Sample flour and flower goods from the bakery.

RHS Garden Wisley, Woking

Mon 4 May

prices vary / 0845 260 9000

Tue 5 May

prices vary / 0845 260 9000

Wed 6 May

prices vary / 0845 260 9000

…and 74 more dates until 19 Jul