Urban plants are often unloved and seen as undesirable weeds. But did you know that they have a vital ecological role to play in our cities?
Are you struggling to identify a plant that you’ve seen? Can’t figure out where to start or how to use botanical books? Our resources are here to help.
Have you seen plants growing on pavements, gutters or walls around you? Tell us about them…it’s very easy and you’ll be helping scientists.
ABOUT THE PROJECT
“More Than Weeds” is a project aimed at changing our perception of urban plants growing on walls, pavement and tree pits, through walks, social media campaigns, exhibitions and publications.
Follow the project on Twitter or Instagram, don’t forget to use the hashtag #morethanweeds if you’d like to get plants identified!