Hellens Garden Festival Reimagined
‘Hellens Garden Festival Reimagined’, will be an online, creative digital event on the 22nd & 23rd August 2020. This exciting new format, hosted on our website, will feature live talks, herbal workshops, virtual dowsing and much more.
All of our video content will be available via the festival’s YouTube channel. Just search for ‘Hellens Garden Festival’ and you’ll find us!
SATURDAY – 12pm
‘Gardening for the Planet’
How are gardeners and growers meeting the challenges of Climate Change? Are they altering ‘age-old’ practises to fit the milder winters; employing new methods or possibly even seeing benefits in the garden ? How can we avoid plastics is the garden? What can be done to increase biodiversity and counter the reduction in the insect population and prevent the potentially catastrophic consequences, if the trend continues?
Join experienced journalist, gardener and Chelsea flower show judge Tamsin Westhorpe, BBC 2’s Allotment Guru Terry Walton, award winning Garden designer Hannah Genders and accomplished landscape gardener John Cunningham to explore how we can all do our bit to ‘Garden for the Planet’.