November news update

November news update

Under normal circumstances we love welcoming you all to the Fieldcrest festive log cabin for our Christmas Wreath workshops. With things being a bit different this year though, we won’t be able to host you all in person but we’ve come up with the next best thing – a...

2020 Workshops

2020 Workshops

***** COVID-19 UPDATE OCTOBER 2020 - CLASSES CANCELLED ***** We have reluctantly decided that while there are no completely safe options for holding classes in person at the garden, we are going to cancel all of our planned activities for the rest of the year.We will...

Christmas Wreaths now available to preorder!

Christmas Wreaths now available to preorder!

Make your own Christmas Wreath kit and ready made Christmas wreaths available now to order from our Wirral HQ - collection or delivery available for selected Wirral and Cheshire postcodes. Read on for more details about our beautiful fresh foliage Christmas wreaths....

Autumn news update

Autumn news update

Dahlia Days With cases of Covid-19 continuing the rise, we are again on lockdown on the Wirral. I hope you are all keeping safe and well. We’d like to welcome our recent newsletter subscribers and offer an update on our plans for the coming months as well as an in...

End of the flower season

End of the flower season

At the end of another busy flower growing season, it's time to hang up the snips until the spring! Flowers from Fieldcrest is taking a break over the winter months as we don't have enough blooms to keep supplying throughout the winter. We'll be using this time to sow,...

Caring for your flowers

We grow a variety of cottage garden flowers in our cutting garden and select them according to what’s looking best that day. To keep your blooms beautiful for as long as possible, here are our top tips: 1.Trim the stems Trim 3-5cm from the base of all of the stems so...

July News Update

July News Update

Welcome to our July newsletter. I hope that you are all keeping well and coping with the lockdown.  It has been a trying time for everyone but those of us lucky to have a garden have been able to spend time outdoors, and many say their gardens are looking the best...

Guest Blog: A Woodland Walk

Guest Blog: A Woodland Walk

Many of us have taken refuge in our gardens in recent months, and these enforced periods of isolation have given even the most experienced and productive of gardeners the opportunity to tackle those longstanding projects that we’ve never got around to. Friend of...

May Update and Cottage Garden Plants

May Update and Cottage Garden Plants

May is such a lovely time in the garden, with so much greenery and lots of flowers growing. The birds are having a wonderful time, and with reduced road and air traffic noise (we’re on the Liverpool flightpath!), we can really enjoy their singing. We think there are...

Step by step Spring garden posy

Step by step Spring garden posy

How to pick and arrange your own flowers and foliage from the garden this Spring. This will make a lovely gift for Mother's Day. I’m sorry that we won't be able to hold flower workshops and talks over the next few weeks as planned, but there’s no need to go without...