Wakey wakey wildlife!

Its so exciting to start enjoying the company of croaking frogs having fun in the pond, red admiral and peacock butterflies enjoying the violets and pansies, drunk-like queen bumblebees looking for a nest or collecting pollen…We have spotted a few ladybirds scurrying around too. What have you been spotting in your garden or local park?Continue reading “Wakey wakey wildlife!”

Welcome to the Grow Dundee blog

At the Maxwell Centre we have set up this community group and page in Dundee to: 1. Connect you with other local growers and foragers to share information, expertise, ideas and seeds, seedlings and cuttings! Join our Grow Dundee Facebook group and check out where people are growing in Dundee and upcoming events. 2. Organise andContinue reading “Welcome to the Grow Dundee blog”

Spring growing kits for local families

We have created a new growing kit for spring with 6 edible plants to grow and 6 craft activities. We’ll be delivering them this week. We have 75 for those who request them (first come first served). Some have gone to Action for children, social workers, many of the families that come to our GardeningContinue reading “Spring growing kits for local families”