Interesting Web Links

University of Reading - main web site for the university

School of Biological Sciences - UoR department closely linked with the garden

Tree Walk around UoR - excellent guide to some of the trees in the university campus (PDF format)

Eden Project - famous project in Cornwall

Friends of Caversham Court Gardens - information about this historic garden, just on the other side of Reading town by the River Thames. Recently restored and open every day.

Reading in Bloom - part of the Britain in Bloom organisation, with information about the scheme and entry form for gardens and floral spaces in Reading.

RHS - the Royal Horticultural Society

Royal Botanic Gardens - world famous gardens of Kew and Wakehurst Place

National Gardens Scheme - gardens open for charity, producers of the well known Yellow Book

Plant Heritage

RISC (London Street) garden - edible forest roof-garden on top of the RISC centre, Reading.

Jenny Halstead - Artist in residence at the Harris Garden

Two Rivers Press - publisher of  'An Artist's Year in the Harris Garden'  by Jenny Halstead

Sue Mundy Ceramics - work inspired by natural forms, has exhibited at the Harris Garden open days

Christine Brewster - contemporary functional basketmaker, has given willow weaving demonstrations and tuition at Harris Garden open days

Deeproot Plant Base - software for gardeners and online plant encyclopaedia by the webmaster of this site