Open Food Gardens 2017


talking to the gardener

Come and see what fruit & vegetables can be grown in St Albans’, Harpenden and village gardens.






Get free advice that will help you grow your own, and be inspired by different food garden designs. Bring a friend, or your neighbour.

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 Open times are 3.00pm to 5.00pm,unless otherwise stated below. Just turn up on any of the following dates.

Sat 29th April                   104 Marshalswick Lane, St Albans, AL1 4XE

Tue 16th May                  13 Abbey View Road, St Albans, AL3 4QL

Sat 24th June                  30 Gustard Wood (off The Slype), Wheathampstead, AL4 8RR

Sun 2nd July, 10-1pm      Burydell Allotments, Burydell Lane, Park Street, AL2 2PU

Sun 2nd July                    66 Sherwood Avenue, St Albans, AL4 9PL

Sat 29th July, 2-4pm        4 York Road, St Albans, AL1 4PL

Sat 29th July                    27 Glenferrie Road, St Albans, AL1 4JT

Sun 20th August              23 Gresford Close, St Albans, AL4 OUB

Sun 17th September        2 Cowper Road, Harpenden, AL5 5NG

  • No booking required.
  • Suggested donation of £2 per garden visit for over 16s.  
  • No dogs please except guide dogs.
  • Wheelchair access restricted at most gardens.
  • See for more informationabout all the gardens, including access and parking  or to find out more about other Transition St Albans Projects.
  • Community growing group, FoodSmiles St Albans, also runs skills sessions (Growing Asparagus) and talks and is setting up Incredible Edible Gardens.

See for details