Greening Grey Britain

GGB garden artwork

The innovative Greening Grey Britain Garden

Highlighting a wide range of creative and artful approaches to sustainable garden design

Please wait loading...

Promise to plant

Help us transform 6,000 grey spaces into living planted places by the end of 2017.

I promise to turn a grey area green by planting a…
Make your promise

Fields marked * are mandatory


My space is…

Why make a promise?

Our report shows a quarter of all front gardens are paved over - turn yours into a green oasis

New Front Gardens ideas

Latest promises


have promised to green grey Britain. Help us reach !

What can I do?

Small changes make a big difference; here are five easy ways to add plants and go greener today:

Community action
Why it matters

Greening Grey Britain with Chris Young

  • 4:20

    Greening Grey Britain with Chris Young

    Greening Grey Britain with Chris Young, Editor, RHS The Garden members' magazine
  • 5:20

    Greening Grey Britain - garden ideas

    Watch a video of Chris Young, Editor of RHS magazine The Garden, as he takes a tour of the RHS Chelsea Flower Show and gives inspiring gardening ideas to help us green up our grey, unloved areas.
  • 4:14

    Greening Grey Britain - London's Cody Dock gets a much-needed boost

    Watch a video of Cody Dock in London getting a much-needed horticultural boost from RHS Ambassadors Adam Frost, Nick Knowles, Chris Beardshaw and many wonderful volunteers, as part of RHS Greening Grey Britain.

Latest tweets

Loading ...