Useful Links

Listed below are a number of websites that you may find useful. Click on the website name to visit the site. All sites will open in a new window and to return to this website simply close the new window.

Landlife Wildflowers

The trading arm of Landlife, sales of seeds and plants, online shop, wildflower f.a.q., a guide to techniques.

Knowsley Council

The National Wildflower Centre is working in partnership with Knowsley MBC in “The Wildflower Borough’ of Knowsley, a place of innovation and enterprise.

Knowsley Flower Show

The largest free flower show in the North West, organised by Knowsley MBC, is held every August at the National Wildflower Centre and in Court Hey Park. A great day out for all the family.

Wheelie Bin Storage Direct

Wheelie Bin Storage Direct supplied us several of their wooden wheelie bin stores and garden stores for the Knowsley Flower Show. All timber used is FSC certified.

Merseytravel is the name given to the Merseyside Passenger Transport Authority and Merseyside Passenger Transport Executive. Merseytravel co-ordinates public transport on Merseyside and acts in partnership with bus and rail operators to provide services.

Mersey Coast and Country

A comprehensive new online guide to the environmental attractions, spaces and places Merseyside has to offer.

Visit Liverpool

The most comprehensive online guide to what’s happening in the Liverpool City Region. This website has over 500,000 visits per month.

Eco Attractions

If you love the natural world, we’ve got some wonderful days out at UK visitor attractions to tell you about! All nine of our attractions work to connect people with nature and science in exciting ways.

British Ecological Society

The vision of the British Ecological Society is to advance ecology and make it count.

Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Centre

The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center (formerly the National Wildflower Research Center), was founded in 1982 to educate people about the environmental necessity, economic value, and natural beauty of native plants. The Wildflower Center is a non-profit educational organization headquartered in Austin, Texas, with links to native plant societies and environmental organizations across the country and around the world.

Society for Ecological Restoration

The Society for Ecological Restoration is an international non-profit organization of individuals and organizations who are actively engaged in ecologically-sensitive repair & management of ecosystems.

North West Tourist Board

The North West Tourist Board provides destination information for countryside and city breaks, family holidays, sporting attractions, heritage, arts and culture.

National Museums Liverpool

There are seven National Museums Liverpool venues, most of which are in Liverpool city centre. They are World Museum Liverpool, Walker Art Gallery, Merseyside Maritime Museum, International Slavery Museum and Museum of Liverpool. Sudley House in south Liverpool and Lady Lever Art Gallery on the Wirral.  

Green Tourism Business Scheme                                                                        

The GTBS is the national sustainable tourism certification scheme for the UK. Originally developed in partnership with Visit Scotland, it is now the only certification scheme validated by Visit Britain, through the International Centre for Responsible Tourism (ICRT).

Wild About Plants

The project is supported by Natural England through Access to Nature, as part of the Big Lottery Fund’s Changing Spaces programme.

RHS Campaign for School Gardening
The RHS Campaign for School Gardening aims to encourage and support schools to develop and actively use a school garden.                                                          

Seed handling collection

The Granada Foundation