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Volunteers are welcome to join Friends of Millhouses Park on Saturday 14 May 10-2pm. We will be digging, weeding, sowing wild flowers seeds and planting herbs in the Sensory Garden between the tennis courts and the bowling green. Tools and gloves can be supplied but better to bring your own, particularly forks. Children very welcome.


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Sensory Garden in bloom

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The sensory garden and herbaceous borders look fantastic at the moment. If your in the park make sure you stop by to see them at their best! Thanks to the park staff and volunteer gardeners, and Pictorial Meadows and Ferndale Garden Centre for the donations of seeds and plants.

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Planting Success

100 new plants have been planted into the sensory garden, including purple sage, geranium, knautia, geum and lavender. The chocolate vine growing over the arch looks and smells wonderful!


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Spring Bulbs

These beautiful bulbs were donated by Ferndale Garden Centre and planted by a group of Friends of Millhouses Park in the autumn. There has been a good show of crocus and snowdrops as well. Thanks again to Ferndale Garden Centre for their generous support.

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