Category: Festival News

Name that Cheese!

  COMPETITION TIME! The Sharpham team is challenging you to use your love of cheese and knowledge of botanicals to come up with a delicious new flavour combination for Sharpham Rustic… to win some fantastic prizes! Rustic Original and Rustic with Chives & Garlic have been favourites for many years, but it’s time for a …

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Wild flowers

Wild & Wonderful at Toby’s Garden Festival

The theme for Toby Buckland’s Garden Festival 2020 will be ‘Wild & Wonderful’ – with talks and demonstrations highlighting how gardeners can work with nature to promote wildflowers, plant trees to reduce carbon emissions, and plastic-and-peat-free gardening. The festival returning to Powderham Castle in the village Kenton near Exeter for the first spring Bank Holiday of the year on …

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Living on air

It sounds impossible but some plants are really available to live without soil and apparently on air, namely Tillandsia – a genus of plants commonly known as, well… Air Plants. Andy’s Air Plants from Newlyn in Cornwall is fast gaining a reputation for these unusual plants and nursery owner Andrew Gavin will be giving a …

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