Wednesday, 6 April 2011
African garden in the making
Having been quiet for a while on this blog, there is now an abundance of things to tell you - a bit like all those seeds germinating this time of year.
The African garden being constructed by the People's Garden and pupils from Chantry High School is well under way - its all best said with the photos...
Treading the paths
Building grey crowned crane shaped seat (Uganda's national emblem)
seed sowing - sunflowers, chillies and peppers
Alison Findlay of RHS lends her expertise
marking boundary with rubble donated by local building suppliers Collier and Catchpole
Planting feather grass round the turn seat
Shovelling manure to keyhole gardens
Staking out central compost well with hazel poles from Allotment Forestry Project, Sidegate Lane
Top off the plots