YOU MAY HAVE NOTICED PREPARATIONS HAVE STARTED IN THE GARDENS AND WITH THE JUDGING TAKING PLACE IN THE THIRD WEEK OF JULY AND APPROXIMATELY 800 PLANTS TO PLANT…WE NEED ALL THE HELP WE CAN GET.
TO VOLUNTEER SPEAK TO A MEMBER OF MANAGEMENT.
PLANTING BEGINS BEGINNING OF JUNE

THE GARDENS HAVE FINALLY BEEN FINISHED . THE HUNDREDS OF PLANTS HAVE BEEN PLANTED AND ITS LOOKING RATHER FABULOUS.
THE TOP BED AT THE RESIDENTIAL HOME HAS BEEN PLANTED WITH HUNDREDS OF COLOURFUL BEDDING PLANTS SURROUNDING THE CAPTION ‘ST QUENTIN 2015’. BY JUDGING DAY (22-23RD JULY) THE WHITE LETTERS WILL BE SITTING PROUD ON A BED OF BLUE LOBILIA DEPICTING OUR COLOURS, NAVY & WHITE & NOW GREEN.
THE SENSORY GARDEN LOCATED AT THE BOTTOM OF THE RESIDENTIAL HOMES GARDEN IS NOW DISPLAYING A VARIETY OF BEAUTIFUL PLANTS TO GET YOUR SENSES GOING.
WALK AMONG THE LAVENDER, MINT, LAMBS EARS, AND MANY MORE PLANTS WHILST WATCHING THE INSECT AND BUTTERFLY HOTELS ATTRACT THEIR NEW GUESTS.
THE NURSING HOME HAS A REVAMP, WITH A SEA OF COLOURFUL PLANTS NOW ON THE PATIO AREA AT THE FRONT COMPLIMENTED WITH SOME LOVELY HANGING BASKETS AT THE ENTRANCE OF THE HOME.

 

We were judged on Wednesday 22nd July. We won’t find out for a couple of weeks how well we did but we’re keeping our fingers crossed!