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The Guernsey Botanical Trust hosts their second annual seed swap in the Victorian kitchen garden in Saumarez Park on 17 April 2011

April 14th, 2011 by The Guernsey Botanical Trust

On Sunday morning, 17 April 2011, The Guernsey Botanical Trust hosts ‘Seedy Sunday’ – the second annual seed swap – within the walls of the Victorian kitchen garden in Saumarez Park, Castel. Trust volunteers are providing a bank of seeds in readiness to swap with anyone and everyone who comes along with their own seed […]

The Guernsey Botanical Trust’s Victorian walled kitchen garden at Saumarez Park

March 8th, 2009 by Richard Lord

The Guernsey Botanical Trust is undertaking the restoration of the Victorian walled kitchen garden at Saumarez Park. They are recreating the garden as it was in the period from 1875 to 1900. The garden originally supplied Lord de Saumarez’s family and his guests and staff with food. Flowers and plants were grown to decorate his […]