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The Growth Project

Rochdale

Providing homemade lunches, cut flowers, veg, preserves and gifts plus guides to give horticultural advice. The Growth Project is set on over an acre and incl organic veg varieties, wildlife pond, insect hotels, formal flower and wildflower borders, and potager. Visit the Elizabethan straw bale house, stroll down the pergola walk and under the handcrafted arches to the wild flower meadow and orchard.
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    With toilets available plus plenty of guides to give horticultural advice & show you around, the Growth Project is a must. Over an acre of organic unusual vegetable varieties, the Project includes a wildlife pond, insect hotels, formal flower & wildflower borders, a large cut flower garden & a potager. Visit the unique Elizabethan style decorated straw bale building, stroll down the pergola walk & under the handcrafted arches to the new wildflower meadow & orchard Afternoon tea is served on the lawn or in the Victorian style ornate 'Woodland Green' woodworking station. Everything on site has been designed, built and grown by the volunteers themselves and is a haven of beauty in a post-industrial landscape. Follow us on facebook https://www.facebook.com/The-Growth-Project-Rochdale-1923940581212469/ and Twitter https://twitter.com/growthprojectuk.

Features and Attractions

Afternoon tea served in the Victorian style ornate 'Woodland Green' woodworking station. Jams and cakes to buy. The new attraction this year is the wildflower meadow and orchard The Growth Project is a partnership between Hourglass and Rochdale and District mind.

Press and Media Coverage

https://www.rochdaleonline.co.uk/news-features/138/community-news/121497/a-blooming-good-time-was-had-by-all.

The Growth Project- Canceled

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On this day, this garden is open by arrangement, which means that you will have to contact the owner to arrange visits for groups.

Pre-booking essential, please go to our events page to book your tickets.

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  • Regular opening
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  • Cancelled opening

This garden also makes a donation to The Growth Project.

Owner Information

Karen Hayday
01706 810245
k.hayday@hourglass.org.uk
http://www.rochdalemind.org.uk/growth-project

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How to find us

The Growth Project
Kellett Street Allotments
Rochdale
Lancashire
OL16 2JU

From A627M.
Accessibility information

No disabled WC, ground can be uneven.

More about The Growth Project

With toilets available plus plenty of guides to give horticultural advice & show you around, the Growth Project is a must. Over an acre of organic unusual vegetable varieties, the Project includes a wildlife pond, insect hotels, formal flower & wildflower borders, a large cut flower garden & a potager. Visit the unique Elizabethan style decorated straw bale building, stroll down the pergola walk & under the handcrafted arches to the new wildflower meadow & orchard Afternoon tea is served on the lawn or in the Victorian style ornate 'Woodland Green' woodworking station. Everything on site has been designed, built and grown by the volunteers themselves and is a haven of beauty in a post-industrial landscape. Follow us on facebook https://www.facebook.com/The-Growth-Project-Rochdale-1923940581212469/ and Twitter https://twitter.com/growthprojectuk.

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