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Get Growing Trail: Metford Road Community Orchard
June 9 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm UTC+1| Free
Small organic orchard based on permaculture principles growing apples, plums, pears, medlars, quinces, gages, grapes, figs, a few nuts and a multitude of different berries and currants. Herb garden, chutney vegetable plot, and recently-laid native hedges. Site is on a steep slope (sturdy shoes required) with a stream at the bottom and numerous ponds, and is teeming with wildlife in the summer. Compost loo and custom built gazebo-style oak shelter. activities: Guided tours, tea and biscuits/cakes, produce and plant sales.
This event is part of the Get Growing Garden Trail 2019.