University’s ‘Edible Campus’ gets special recognition from national scheme.
Edgbaston garden recognised again.
Grow and use your own medicines.
Birmingham City Council and the Royal British Legion scoop a Gold and the President’s Award at Chelsea Flower Show.
Royal British Legion, Birmingham City Council and Thrive collaborate on show-stopping design.
Edgbaston gardens announce annual spring event.
Students based at Birmingham Botanical Gardens cultivated their horticulture skills recently when gardening expert Jessica “Jekka” McVicar joined them as a guest lecturer.
From our climactic climatic correspondent Howard ‘Stormchaser’ Elston.
Nature lovers are being asked to check their gardens for tigers in a bid to help conservationists studying the effects of climate change on moth distribution.
Southside businesses are being invited to dust off their watering cans and get expressive as part of the Southside ‘In Bloom’ competition which aims to beautify the area.
With no forecast of snow for the area, Sunday 28th July will be a good day to enjoy one of the glorious gardens of the Cotswolds.
Sir David Attenborough is urging the public to take part in the world’s largest butterfly count to assess if species are recovering after their worst year on record.
Marks and Spencer has today called on the Government to create a Bee Action Plan.
The Government is being urged to take urgent action on pesticides after laboratory tests found traces of the weed killer glyphosate in the bodies of people across numerous European countries, including Britain.
Local ambulance chiefs have issued advice for anyone taking advantage of what might, possibly, be some decent Bank Holiday weather.
Volunteers recently helped rejuvenate a garden for pupils at Broadmeadow Junior School in Kings Norton.
Bees in Balsall Heath received a welcome boost last Saturday with a new bee garden opened by local MP Roger Godsiff.
New research by the University of Reading shows that the West Midlands Long-Horned Bee is holding on to its northernmost stronghold and is restricted to just a few small areas.
There are just two days to go until bird lovers across the world come together for the annual celebration of nature’s ode to joy when songbirds fill the air with music as the sun comes up.
Martineau Gardens Spring Event, Edgbaston
Yesterday’s decision to introduce EU-wide restrictions on neonicotinoid insecticides linked to bee decline is a significant victory for bees and common sense, said Friends of the Earth.
The Government must take urgent action to protect declining bee populations by supporting European Commission proposals next Monday
Gardeners are being urged to create bee-friendly gardens and play their part in safeguarding these threatened pollinators
Food growing sites around the city (and beyond) will be opening their doors, gates, sheds and greenhouses to offer locals a look inside and the chance take part in a mass food growing event
Birmingham Friends of the Earth are funding High Orchard Community and Balsall Heath is Our Planet to create wildflower havens for local bees
Gardeners and would-be gardeners are being invited to kick-start their gardening year with fun green-fingered gardening activities at the Big Dig Seed Event
This March will mark a year since Birmingham and the Black Country were awarded Nature Improvement Area status.
Winterbourne House and Garden is welcoming internationally renowned printmaker Sara Hayward as resident artist in a new project
Howard Elston, our Q/A guy answers the big questions that trouble our planet
The abundance of the UK’s larger moths has crashed during the past 40 years with three species becoming extinct in the last decade, a major scientific report reveals today.