growing contest for budding young gardeners in Burnham
in the Burnham-On-Sea area have been invited to enter a marrow
growing competition at a Brent Knoll garden centre.
Garden World will be giving away marrow plants, while stocks last,
to youngsters to take home and grow.
El-Mahdi, Deputy Manager of Sanders Garden World, explained: "We
will be giving away a free marrow plant to any youngsters who
visit us during our Vegetable and Allotment Weekend from Saturday
May 5th until Bank Holiday Monday May 7th."
children will then be invited to come back to the garden centre
in September to take part in a special competition to see who
has grown the biggest marrow. The child that has grown the largest
one will win a £10 voucher to spend at the garden centre."
the weekend staff will be on-hand to offer tips on selecting,
planting and caring for different fruit and vegetables, as well
as giving complimentary advice on how to protect plants and produce
from Burnham-On-Sea Allotments will be demonstrating how to plant
all sorts of different vegetables. They will also be available
to give advice to people who are interested in starting their