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Festival of Plants – Cambridge University Botanic Garden

Festival of Plants – Saturday 19 May 2018, 10am – 5pm
Family activities ∙ Free guided Garden tours ∙ Ask-the-Gardener

Set in the Garden’s 40 acres, the Festival of Plants celebrates the wonder of plants. Enjoy themed, free,
guided tours including behind-the-scenes of the Reserve and Experimental Glasshouses; meet University
scientists at pop-up family-friendly interactive plant science stalls which will show how plant science
is addressing global problems; bring your garden dilemmas and consult our ‘Ask-the-Gardener’ panel
of experts; listen to 10 minute, bite-size talks about a range of innovative plant-related topics; browse
specialist plants stalls; get crafty with children’s activities and enjoy the exotic colour of the Cambridge
Orchid Society Annual Show – these are just some of the highlights on offer against a backdrop of live music
and pop-up food trucks.

Festival of Plants 2018