Gardening Club - Week 5

After some love and attention over half term from Mr Robinson, the garden is starting to sprout some wonderful things. 

 

 Onions and potatoes

Onions and potatoes

All of the children's hard work is starting to pay off, especially as they are keeping on top of the weeding. 

 

 Sorting out the gourd bed. 

Sorting out the gourd bed. 

 It's hard work but someone's got to do it! 

It's hard work but someone's got to do it! 

Whilst some children were busy weeding, Mr Robinson and Mrs Morton-Race took a group to plant some of the lovely flowers we got from B&Q.  

 

 Anya carefully taking a plant out ready to put into the trough. 

Anya carefully taking a plant out ready to put into the trough. 

 Handling one of the fuscias

Handling one of the fuscias

 One of the finished planters. 

One of the finished planters. 

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After practice the planting had been done for today, we went back round to the garden to make sure the beds were perfect. 

 

 Mr Beresford showed us how to hoe properly. 

Mr Beresford showed us how to hoe properly. 

We did lots of watering in the greenhouse, in the planters and we didn't forget the huge bag of potatoes on the pitch! 

 

 Look at these monsters!! 

Look at these monsters!! 

It was tough work in the hot sun but we worked as a team again and it is great to start seeing what all of our hard work is for. 

 

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Finally, we had a moment's silence to mourn the passing of Mr Utteridge's onion plant....Tribute in District 3 down.  

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Mrs Hunt, Mr Robinson and Mrs Morton-Race