Thank you to Wootten's of Wenhaston for good specialist nurserymanship. For all your other geraniums and so on, make a date in the diary to go along to Hosford's near Bandon for the upcoming farmer's market day on the 3rd August.
August Farmers Market at HosfordsOh, and by the way, I couldn't resist this from the East Anglian Daily Times: what makes a garden a garden?
Sunday August 3rd, 2008. The August Farmer's market will be held at Hosfords Geranium & Garden Centre Ltd. on Sunday, August 3rd from 12.00-5.30pm. The following stallholders are expected to attend- The Ballinascarthy Bakers. Gosling Games,Castlefreke. Hilary Hale-woodturning. Josephine Radcliffe-tea cosies,aprons,etc. The Real olive Co. Ballycotton vegetables. Paul Johnson-traditional Dexter beef. Flynn&Mc.Bride-preserves,pates etc. Greta Kelly-chutneys,jams,preserves. Clonakilty Ice Cream. Mrs.Kelly-fresh vegetables&fruit. The Blue Geranium Café is open- Sundays&Bank holiday Mondays-12.00-5.00pm. Tuesday-Saturday-10am-5.00pm Serving morning coffee,lunch,afternoon tea. Coach & tour groups welcome!!! Childrens playground with safety surface. Wheelchair access. Parking for 100 cars. All-weather,all-season shopping in our 14,000sq.ft. of indoor shopping area. Spectacular selection of books –gardening,cookery,travel,natural history,architecture,environment,local interest,maps. Hosfords Geranium & Garden Centre, Cappa, Enniskeane, Co.Cork, Republic of Ireland. Tel.023-39159 www.hosfordsgardencentre.ie www.bringbacktheswanseacorkferry.com Location- main Bandon-Clonakilty(N71)road.-8.4km.west of Bandon.,also signposted off R586 road (Bandon-Bantry road)from Murragh & Baxters Bridge.