We are delighted to announce the results of our annual schools ‘Tallest Sunflower’ competition!

84 Primary schools across North Essex were sent a pack, with seeds and instructions and some fabulous Sunflowers were grown by the children! Every school who took part did a wonderful job, we had some really tall plants!

We have three winning schools.

First place:
Layer de Haye C of E Primary School
With a very impressive 2m 96cm

Second place:
Oxford House School
2m 8cm

Third place:
Fordhams All Saints Primary School
1m 90cm

The winning schools have been invited to Fillpots Garden Centre, to choose a selection of plants, bulbs and seeds, for their school gardens.