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Mushroom Crate Gardens

Mushroom Crate Gardens

09/02/2010

Mushroom Crate Gardens

In 2008 the Chelsea Award winnning nursery The Cottage Herbery joined in a schools and families project in Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire.

The town of Tenbury was celebrating its 150th Annual Show. Schools, children's centres and community groups worked together to create all kinds of wonderful things for the show.

Several primary schools in the area took part in a growing project with Kim Hurst from The Cottage Herbery, to create mini gardens in mushroom crates - the holed plastic crates which greengrocers use to stack mushrooms and other veg which need air.

The gardens were displayed at the 150th Show in August and produce from the edible plants were sold there.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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