Cultivation Street

Calliope My Life

Planting containers and hanging baskets

Creating beautiful bright displays in hanging baskets, pots or planters is a great way to add colour to any garden – even with a smaller space such as a window box or balcony, you can enjoy cheerful bedding plants, all summer long. Container gardening is fun for all ages – there’s no digging required and…

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Springhallow School | Their Calliope® Garden

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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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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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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The Wonky Garden | Their 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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Calliope My Life Inspiration | Competition Tips

The ‘Calliope My Life’ competition category is designed to be fun and fire up your imagination. The nature of this competition inspires bright, colourful and creative displays, so we’re excited to run it as a Cultivation Street category for a second year. Incorporating these Calliope® plug plants in your displays automatically makes you eligible to…

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Kipos Tou Drakon | 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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