Cultivation Street

Archive for March 2019

Highfield Park | Their Calliope® Garden Story

Since its launch in 2013, the Cultivation Street campaign has expanded to support hundreds of school and community gardening projects across the UK. It is now a thriving hub for gardeners to share stories, top tips and advice as well as access a plethora of free resources to enhance their gardening projects. For this week’s…

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Ancaster Primary School | Their Calliope® Garden Story

Since its launch in 2013, the Cultivation Street campaign has expanded to support hundreds of school and community gardening projects across the UK. It is now a thriving hub for gardeners to share stories, top tips and advice as well as access a plethora of free resources to enhance their gardening projects. For this week’s…

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Filling out a competition form

Our annual competition is a huge part of our campaign and the absolute highlight of our Cultivation Street year! The first step is to register for our 2019 competiton. Once registered you will gain access to the competition entry form. We will also email you a link to this form throughout the competition. It is…

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Includeme2 Allotment Angels | Their Garden Story

Includeme2 is a club for adults with additional support needs and disabilities that offers members the chance to partake in gardening activities. The Allotment Angels are a group of Includeme2 members who are busy rejuvenating a plot at Reidvale Community Allotment and in 2018 they were shortlisted for a Cultivation Street community garden prize and winners of the People’s choice Calliope Colour My Life award.

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Hay in Bloom | Their Calliope® Garden Story

Hay in Bloom, entered by Nicholas Burdekin, was shortlisted in the Calliope Colour My Life category in Cultivation Street’s 2018 competition. We look at how the idea for their display came about and their thoughts about their entry.

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Enter our Calliope® Geranium Plug Plant Free Prize Draw

Enter our free prize draw for the chance to win 1 of 30 packs of 12 Calliope® geranium plug plants. In Greek mythology, Calliope® was a goddess known for inspiring eloquence and poetry. Similarly, Calliope® geraniums will inspire you to create vibrant, colourful gardens and settings that will be beautiful all season long. Closing date…

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Tips for March

Within our Cultivation Street network there are individuals with amazing knowledge both about gardening and running community gardens. They understand first-hand the needs of organisations and can tailor their advice to this. Our tips for the month is written by Cath from Welsh House Farm Green Grafters community gardening group. Cath not only has endless…

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