Author: phil

Flowers from the Farm

Fieldcrest is now a ‘seedling’ grower for Flowers from the Farm. We love growing flowers in our kitchen garden and grow lots of annuals, bulbs,  roses and perennials for cutting for the house.  Our volunteers put lots of effort and care into growing the flowers and we have now reached the point where we are growing more than we can use . In 2015 I was invited to have a stand and give talks to the National Association of Flower Arrangers (NAFAS), about growing your own flowers, and while there I started chatting to a lady who introduced me...

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Garden Design Course 2017

Our garden design course is back! Several people have asked us to put on our 8 week Garden Design course, so good news! The next class will start on  Monday March 6th for 4 weeks, Easter Break followed by another 4 weeks. Find out more and...

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Anyone for Tea? Growing Herbs for Herbal Teas

Available: Summer Duration: Morning or afternoon Price: £15 including tea/coffee and course notes Flowers and herbs make refreshing and healthy teas (tisanes). Herbal teas have been drunk for pleasure and health for hundreds of years and on this course Chris will show you which herbs to grow or buy to make a variety of delicious herbal teas. Everyone will make their own teas, accompanied by some homemade tasty...

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Thursday at Fieldcrest

Garden, socialise and learn at our Thursday morning group.

2017 Courses

Our 2017 course and workshop programme has something for everyone!