29th Grow Wild

29th Cardiff Scout Group

Planting a 65 metre wild flower border on Local Council park land adjoining our Scoutbase, Planning the best plants and seeds to use for the soil type which is mainly clay and very stony.

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Scoutbase
Fields Park Road
Pontcanna
Cardiff
Caerdydd
CF11 9LB

All visitors to the Pontcanna Fields area of Cardiff are welcomed to come and see how beautifully our plants and seeds have grown.

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The wild flower border is in public Park Land, visitors are welcomed to come and visit and spread the word about how beautiful it is and the work 29th Cardiff Scout Group are doing to keep it up.

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Photos of the site

Measuring out the Border

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Marking 1m squares for planting

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Let digging commence

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Scouts getting that turf up

Saturday, April 12, 2014

One mad leader

Saturday, April 12, 2014

A visit from our local AM

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Parents, Scouts, Explorers = Team

Saturday, April 12, 2014

One most eager Beaver

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Wow that is a lot of turf

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Time to hoe

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Time to start the planting

Saturday, April 12, 2014

In goes the first Honeysuckle

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Plugs and seeds ready to go

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Now add some Beavers and Cubs

Saturday, April 12, 2014

65m of Beavers & cubs (planting)

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Now for some water

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Lets make somewhere for the bugs

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Bugs home

Sunday, April 13, 2014

All done now we need some sun

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Growing well

Friday, July 4, 2014

Beautiful Cornflower

Friday, July 4, 2014

Close up

Monday, July 14, 2014

Pretty

Monday, July 14, 2014

more close ups

Monday, July 14, 2014

Forget me nots

Monday, July 14, 2014

Beautiful Poppy

Monday, July 14, 2014

Lovely

Monday, July 14, 2014

How gorgeous are our flowers

Monday, July 14, 2014

Flowers all gone end of season

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

What we've been up to

What we did When we did it How many people took part Who was there
Explorers, Scouts, Cubs, Beavers and their families came to help us develop our wild flower border 12/04/2014 - 09:00 60 Mixed ages