Twas the Day before Filming

On the eve of the Beechgrove Garden team arriving in Ardentinny, late morning saw the Walled Garden volunteers unloading a small mountain of turf as well as a beautiful range of plants, shrubs and trees which will grace the Sensory Garden.

Construction of the natural stone Wishing Well is underway (courtesy of Stephen Johnstone and Ian Kerr) and the sensory beds are being prepared for the filming on Thursday and Friday.

Volunteers are welcome to take part in the programme, so do come along to Glenfinart Walled Garden on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday from 9am.

Meryl attempts to stop the turf juggernaut single-handedly!

Turf is unloaded at Walled Garden entrance.

 

The plants follow

Bill doing his back in!

Stephen puts the finishing touches to the wishing well.

Ready for planting!

The turf will cover the ‘tump’.

Samuel constructs the 3-bin composting system.

 

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