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Urban Jungle East 2022

A two-day celebration of all things botanical bought to you by Green Rooms at Old Spitalfields Market

This Summer, Old Spitalfields Market joins forces with Green Rooms to create an ode to all things botanical.

Over two days our E1 space will transform into a veritable Urban Jungle with Green Rooms bringing their signature pop-up market of the best independent sellers of plants, pots & all things in-between, plus we’ll have retailer displays, workshops and free talks from industry experts.

Read on for the programme of workshops and talks:

Guest Speaker - Sarah Gerrard Jones 'The Plant Rescuer'
Guest Speaker - Sarah Gerrard Jones 'The Plant Rescuer'
Workshop hosts - Salt Studios
Workshop hosts - Salt Studios


Hosted by Zena Alkayat, the founder of Bloom, magazine and independent publisher for gardeners, plant admirers and nature lovers.

Both 12pm – 1pm Upstairs at Old Spitalfields Market, Mezzanine Level. Talks are FREE but you will need to register for a ticket. Click the links above for eventbrite links.


Hosted by Green Rooms

  • Sat 11th June:

11pm – 1pm: Botanical Printing create you our cyanotypes with Sally Gunnett. For more info and to book

  • Sun 12th June:

– 11am – 12.30pm: Terrarium Making with London Terrariums For more info and to book
– 12pm – 4pm: Terrazzo Plant Pot Making with Salt Studios. For more info and to book

For all inquiries please contact

This is a FREE event however we are suggesting a donation of £2 per ticket to THRIVE gardening charity via the Green Rooms JustGiving page.

Alice and Maddy Bailey from Forest
Alice and Maddy Bailey from Forest