Category: Activities, Nature
Start Date: 25/01/2020
End Date: 09/02/2020
Booking Essential: No
Description: Pop-Up Shop and Tickets
on sale in the TIC, 8 Bell Street
Friday 7th Feb – Sunday 16th 10am – 4pm “Snowdrops in Art” Exhibition at the Shaftesbury Arts Centre Gallery Free
Saturday 8th Feb - “The Snowdrop Study, Sale & Social Day” Tickets from the TIC.
More to come.....
The snowdrops around the town have been planted by volunteers since 2012 as a tribute to HM the Queen – creating a 21st Century community legacy. They are beginning to establish into the carpets for everyone to enjoy in the early part of the year. Pine walk, Swans Yard & Library Garden being good examples.
The snowdrops are free to visit and the most accessible ones are in the grounds of the Trinity Trust which is wheelchair/pushchair/dog-friendly walk just off the high street between Farnfields and Barclays Bank.
We plant Britain’s common snowdrops which are:
Galanthus Nivalis (gala anthus = Milkflower) (Nivalis = of the snow).
Galanthus Flore Pleno (flore pleno = double flowered)
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