Orchid Nursery behind-the-scenes tour at Royal Botanic Gardens Kew
Talk, from 23 Feb 2017
Also at this Venue
Events at this Venue
|Wed 17 Sep - Sun 5 Mar||Flora Japonica exhibition|
|Mon 27 Feb - Fri 10 Mar||Intermediate botanical illustration|
|Sat 4 Feb - Sun 12 Mar||International Garden Photographer of the Year 2017|
|Mon 23 Jan - Sun 31 Dec||Introduction to the Gardens|
|Sat 4 Feb - Sun 5 Mar||Orchids 2017|
|Mon 27 Feb||Wisley - a new chapter for the RHS flagship garden|
A behind-the-scenes tour of Kew's Orchid Nurseries looking at rare and delicate orchids.
Enjoy a rare chance to join us behind the scenes in Kew's orchid zones for a tour of our orchid collections. Find out how Kew propogates and nurtures the delicate plants before transferring them to the public glasshouses in the Gardens.
To join the tour meet outside White Peaks 15 minutes before your booked time. A volunteer guide will meet you and take you through to the Orchid Nursery. Tours last for approximately one hour.
|Thu 2 Mar 2017||13:30 to 14:00|
Fundraising lecture £8 entry
Maximum capacity 12 people per tour. Advance booking essential.
- Orchid Festival
TQ 187773 51.48254 -0.29120
Public transport is very convenient and there is limited parking. Victoria Gate, the principal gate, is on Kew Road (A307) and is a 7 minute walk from Kew Gardens Station.
Tube : Kew Gardens
Train : Kew Gardens and Kew Bridge
Bus: 65, 237, 267, 391
Car:Coming from the south or west on the A316 or M3 motorway (which becomes the A316) turn left at the Richmond roundabout onto Kew Road (A307). You will see the Pagoda to your left - park in a permitted place, alongside the Gardens, on Kew Road.
For further information visit www.tfl.gov.uk
- Coach parties accepted
- Disabled access
- Disabled toilets
- Facilities for groups
- Facilities for educational visits
- Gift shop
- On-site catering
- On-site light refreshments
- Public toilets
- Wheelchairs available