Founded in 1994 FCSBC has raised over £100,000 for projects to benefit Plantasia, Clyne Gardens & the Botanical Garden at Singleton. Currently we are fund raising to install the Edwardian Floral Clock in the Botanical Gardens in 2010. Main source of fund raising is the Garden Shop each Saturday April to end September in the Botanical Gardens, Sketty from 10.00 to 2.00 plus every Bank Holiday. Shop stocks vegetables, herbs, perennials, shrubs and trees. Staffed by local volunteers who are happy to share their experience.
Services Offered: gardening advice, practical information, plant sales, weekly volunteer work sessions
Contact Address: Botanical Gardens, Singleton Park, Sketty,
Contact E-mail Address: Friendsofbotanics@gmail.com
Please Describe Any Disabled Access That Is Available: Accessible to wheelchair users without assistance
Opening/Meeting Times: Our Wednesday shop is open from 18 January 2017, all year 10am - 2pm
We will also be open on Saturdays from 1 April 2017
Summer opening hours for Ornamental Gardens 10am - 6pm
During the month of August, we will be open every Sunday from 1.30pm in addition to our usual hours on Wed.& Sat.
Membership Costs/Charges: £5 per annum giving discount in our Garden Shop plus six local independent nurseries
Publications Produced: annual Newsletter