Gardening Tips and Tricks – We had a loofa-tastic time!

Our horticulture adventure with loofahs has been nothing short of a tropical rollercoaster!  We embarked on this journey armed with green thumbs and a curiosity as big as our sunflowers.  And let me tell you, loofahs are the best-kept secret of the plant world.  Who would’ve thought these scrubby shower companions were once living it […]

Our Amazing Learners

Here at Walton Lea we don’t waste anything, our learners decided to give our surplus homegrown vegetables to our local Warrington Foodbank. Our team picked fresh produce from our garden Michael took along the first pumpkin picked this year which he had grown from seeds saved from last year.  

It’s Busy In Our Garden!

This time of year is always busy here at Walton Lea; there is lots of harvesting of French beans, broad beans, courgettes, lettuce, black currents, raspberries, red currents, kale, onions, rhubarb, gooseberries, runner beans and tomatoes are starting to ripen. All our vegetables and fruit are organic, and we don’t use pesticides. Everything is nurtured […]