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Botanical Walk

July is a wonderful month for exploring the farm for wildflowers and grasses.

  • Booking essential

Join Dr Ken Neal, ecologist, for a walk and talk at Southdown Farm. Whether you are a total beginner or a keen enthusiast, Ken will be identifying plants and telling you more about them. There will also be time to find out how a nature-friendly approach to farming is increasing the quantity and diversity of wildflowers in and around the farm.



Event prices

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1 person£0.00

The basics

Booking details

Call 0344 249 1895


Suitable for keen amateur botanists 14 years and upwards

Meeting point

Rangers' Office, Southdown Farm, Malborough, TQ7 3DU

What to bring and wear

Dress for the weather, it's an exposed farm so bring layers. Sturdy boots are best for the uneven ground. Please bring a drink and snack.


Some steep hills but going at a slow pace. Approx. 2 to 3 miles.


Donations are welcome to support our conservation work - Text to Donate - Donate £5. Text SALCOMBE to 70525. Terms and conditions

Contact info

South Devon Rangers

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