Experts to give garden demos at local shops
Two North Wexford garden centres will host free gardening demonstrations in the coming months, as part of GroMór 2017, a nationwide campaign to get the country growing. The local events will be held as follows:
Saturday, May 20: Cois na hAbhann, Camolin, with Jane McCorkell.·
Springmount, Ballycanew Road, Gorey, with Ciaran Burke from 10.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m.
Saturday, July 8: Cois na hAbhann Garden, Camolin, with Peter Dowdall.
The campaign is an initiative by Retail Excellence Garden Centres and growers across Ireland, in association with Bord Bia, and sponsored by Bord Na Mona and Westland Horticulture.
The campaign aims to give useful advice on how to best grow plants, herbs, flowers, fruits, vegetables and to highlight the health benefits of gardening. Gardeners of all ages and skill levels are welcome to attend these free themed demonstrations at their local garden centre.