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Kingdom Forest Garden plants

Funded on Spacehive 28 February 2023

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Kingdom Forest Garden plants

Kingdom Forest Garden plants

Fruit & Nut Village By Fruit & Nut Village

We would like more plants to expand the Kingdom Forest Garden at Hazelwell, Stirchley, Birmingham.

Stirchley Delivery stage

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This project was funded on 28 Feb 2023!

Kingdom Forest Garden is growing! It is growing in numbers of volunteers and the plants are getting steadily bigger. We need more plants though - to fill the spaces and to work towards completing our perennial food-growing objectives. Local people meet here every week to grow edible perennial plants such as fruit trees, fruit bushes and herbs. This space is used to demonstrate forest garden techniques, give people a source of new plants and to give the local community and volunteers some crops to feed their families upon.

What we'll deliver:

  • Plant more fruit and nut trees
  • Plant more fruit bushes
  • Plant more herbs, ground cover plants and other perennial foods

Why it's a great idea:

The project will bring people together to work, harvest, learn, play, meet and share plants. The site is used already for connectivity, to appreciate its beauty and as a meeting point and local venue for informal gatherings. Kingdom Forest Garden is an open site where anyone can stop and enjoy the plants or become more heavily involved in the work here. The Forest Garden is much loved already, but it has plenty of work needed to complete it. Regularly meeting to carry this work out brings us all together more often and with purpose. We enjoy each other's company and engage with each other lives frequently. Kingdom Forest Garden will bring great pleasure to local people, passers-by and visitors to the area; it already does, but it has a long way to develop before reaching its full potential.

Steps to get it done:

  • By the end of spring 2023 all of our plants will have been planted

Location Stirchley

About the space

Kingdom Forest Garden


Birmingham City Council

How will the money be spent?Total £2,671

Plants - £2,500 (94%)
Other - £171 (6%)

Costs Breakdown

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  • Spacehive fees
  • VAT
  • Transaction fees

Total £2,671

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