Sun 20th August: 23 Gresford Close, St Albans, AL4 OUB – Drop in any time 3-5pm.
Come alongto be inspired to grow your own – bring a friend or neighbour! The Open Food Garden events are relaxed and informal and a great way to spend an hour at the weekend.
Food is grown in both the back and front gardens. In the south facing front garden there is a mixture of fruit, vegetables and herbs, growbags for tomatoes. The multi-purpose back garden, which also incorporates shaded seating areas, planting to attract wildlife and a small pond, is about 10 metres square. It includes three raised beds where vegetables, minarette fruit trees, soft fruit trained on fences and herbs are grown.
There are several water butts and compost bin. The house has solar panels.
Gresford Close is a cul de sac, with limited street parking. Buses go along Hatfield Road, stopping at Colney Heath Lane.
Suggested donation of £2.00 for over 16s; all proceeds go to TSA funds.
For more information see https://transitionstalbans.org/open-food-gardens-2017/