Report of Garden progress to date : Corstorphine Community Hub

As a community group we meet every Thursday to work on the development of our grounds and the project of the four raised garden beds.

Please visit our Facebook page which has many photos which capture our journey to date.

Some highlights to date:
• Clearing exciting raised beds against building
• Planting strawberries, potatoes, runner beans, lettuces, sunflowers, kale plants
• Construction of tomatoes glass shelters (built out of recycled windows from the old school building)
• Purchasing of timber for raised garden beds, tools, hoses and fittings, compost
• Construction of raised garden beds
• Lined base with newspaper, sacks, mulch and awaiting delivery of top soil
• Queens High School group visited and assisted with collecting mulch, moved wood, planting and watering seedlings
• Purchased a step by step Veg Patch book
• Prepared a herb garden bed
• Recycled wood from old school site
• Weed eating and mowing of lawns to tidy grounds up
• Total Span are kindly donating a shed for us and our group intends preparing the concrete pad soon

Please look at our Facebook page – Corstorphine Community Hub to see all our pics 🙂

Lisa Lindsay

Co-ordinator

09-12-2014