Meet Gourdemort the Scarecrow Wizard
Our scarecrow wizard in Patrick’s Patch finally has a name! Lots of children came to do the Halloween Trail over the October half term and after finding the numbers of spiders on the different webs to solve… Continue Reading »
The Autumn vegetable garden – Patrick’s Patch – Saturday November 4th 2017
10am until 12 noon inside the Garden Centre. No need to book – just come along.
Join us for one of our FREE and exciting Patrick’s Patch Gardening Courses where you… Continue Reading »
Shortlisted for CPRE Countryside Award
We are pleased to announce that Patrick’s Patch has been shortlisted for the Campaign to Protect England’s (CPRE) Countryside Award for young people.
The CPRE approached Rachel, our Head Gardener to see if we would like to… Continue Reading »
Growing sunflowers to raise awareness of centronuclear and myotubular mypathy
We are growing sunflowers from seed provided by The Big Sunflower Project. Our year 5 school children who visit Patrick’s Patch on a regular basis have sown the seeds and created some… Continue Reading »
Patrick’s Patch has signed up to take part in a nationwide slug survey organised by the RHS Campaign for School Gardening.
Patrick’s Patch is taking part in a nation-wide RHS led experiment called SLUGIT which aims to determine which organic… Continue Reading »
Rachel’s Seasonal Tips to help your Garden Grow January
Choose your seed potatoes and start them chitting. Chitting is a way of encouraging strong growth shoots to develop. Place seed potatoes in trays or egg boxes in a cool and frost-free but… Continue Reading »