The Royal Horticultural Society Blooming Brilliant Newsletter: Issue 11 is now available. It covers jobs for March, how to stay plastic free in the garden and get your garden ready for wildlife. You can read it here.
The lamp post baskets planted by Bloomers last autumn are now adorning the lamp posts along the High Street. Bloomer volunteers plant 50 baskets each autumn with Grasses, Heucheras, Ivy, Polyanthus, Primulas and Narcissus Tete a Tete. The Town council Groundsmen put them in place and will be out watering to keep them looking good… Continue reading Lamp Post Baskets Installed
January and February are traditionally quiet months in the garden but at least we can all see the signs of spring as the snowdrops and crocus appear followed by the daffodils. Like the spring flowers popping up to brighten your days you will start to see Cricklade Bloomers busying around the Town. I read an… Continue reading March News
Cricklade Bloomers has entered the RHS It’s Your Neighbourhood Awards for 2021. This programme is run by South West in Bloom.
The cost of planting the town each year has to be raised by Bloomers with a top up contribution from the Town Council. This year we were unable to raise money from any of our normal fundraising events such as the Fritillary Tearooms, Mikron Theatre visit and wreath making. The sale of plants from the… Continue reading February News