wildflower sowing season is in full swing! - having started late due to cold
soils and a very dry April.
Our Great Outdoors
Project in Knowsley, Merseyside funded by the Big Lottery, invites
local people to come along and help us sow seed in their parks and greenspaces.
Using wildflowers to bring life, colour and biodiversity interest into mown
grass areas, we are encouraging people to get out and about, and improve their
health and wellbeing. more
New Landscapes for a civil society in a changing climate.
A new publication for spring 2010 co-authored by Landlife with the UK UNESCO
MAB Urban Forum
Download this publication
wants their outdoor neighbourhood to be attractive, stimulating, safe and
well cared for - a place to be proud of. Everyone wants daily life to be more
satisfying and less stressful - to be able to go outside more often enhances
personal well-being and helps people to get to know and trust more of their
neighbours. Achieving these aspirations, builds stable communities with positive
outlooks about their environment. more
Community Food Growing
Growing is a new Landlife project in Knowsley to increase opportunities
for community food growing and healthy cooking, widen participation in active
gardening, and increase awareness of nature and the environment as a positive
resource for health.
We are working with the National Wildflower
Centre as a key partner, and are grateful for funding from Knowsley's
Health and Wellbeing Partnership. more
The National Wildflower Centre's visitor
demonstration areas are open and our award winning Cornflower Café
is welcoming visitors 7 days a week, 10am to 5pm (last entry 4.pm) Download
events leaflet full of creative nature events.
From food growing to creating
meadows, arts workshops and foody events. For more information on the National
Wildflower Centre, founded by Landlife visit www.nwc.org.uk
or phone 0151 738 1913
Our main creative conservation project is Soil Inversion. Reseach
this year shows significant biodiversity gain on 23 soil inversion sites.
Survey for 2009 available to view here.
your Wildlife Garden
our online wildflowers seed and plants
to plan your wildlife garden, community or landscape project. We are happy
to give any advice you need and we can provide consultancy services for larger
Suprise a loved one with one of our wildflower gift vouchers!
Phone 0151 737 1819 or Email
than the price
of a bunch of flowers.
If you can support out work to create
new wildflower landscapes, please download our new supporters
leaflet (pdf). You can help by buying wildflower seeds and plants
from us through Landlife Wildflowers, Or can you support
our work by making a regular standing order for as little as £4 a month?
- less than the cost of a bunch of flowers!
We can also help if you would like information on making a legacy, please
contact firstname.lastname@example.org Tel
0151 737 1819
you know of any good creative conservation projects? -please tell us about
them by completing our questionnaire here.
You can support
our work through an online
works for a better environment by creating
new opportunities for wildflowers and wildlife and encouraging people to enjoy
at the National Wildflower Centre are open Monday to Friday from 9.00 am until
National Wildflower Centre, Court Hey Park, Liverpool L16 3NA, Knowsley,