Growing a Greener Glasgow

News and Events

At South Seeds we have a lot going on – from exciting events to engage the community, new developments within our organisation and good old fashioned hard work to get the gardens growing well. Keep up to date by visiting this page for our latest news, events and opportunities.

The Southside Tree Trail

Do you want to learn more about trees? The Southside tree trail will introduce you to 12 trees near where you live. Once you have identified them, you can watch them change as the seasons change.

Adopt-a-raised bed at the Croft

Applications are now open to adopt-a-raised growing bed at the Croft community garden on Queen’s Park recreation ground.

Case studies of energy issues solved by South Seeds

Our energy officers have been solving energy issues at home since before the pandemic. Here are two case studies showing how they do it.

Lockdown walking and cycling route 3 – treasure hunt

Our FINAL Lockdown walking and cycling route is a TREASURE HUNT.
This route connects Queen’s Park, Bellahouston Park and Pollok Park and gives you three items of treasure to find in each park.

Lockdown walking and cycling route 2

This route connects all the south central parks: Queen’s Park, King’s Park, Linn Park, Newlands Park and Pollok Park.

Lockdown walking and cycling route 1

Here is how to get from Queen’s Park to Glasgow Green off road by bike or along pavements if you are walking.

Our latest newspaper – Glasgow Fumes

Eight page newspaper packed with info about air pollution and a reader’s offer for electric car membership.

Are you eligible for the Warm Home Discount?

Speak to our energy officers to check if you can get hold of this.