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  1. Celebrate National Children’s Day UK (from May 10th) | Our Flower Patch
    June 7, 2014 @ 11:29 pm

    […] but why not find a space where you can build a natural den from climbing beans, sweet peas or even sunflowers. We use hazel poles for the plants to climb up. It won’t look like a den yet but it’ll […]

  2. Reasons to be cheerful « Country Gate Gardens
    September 5, 2011 @ 1:17 pm

    […] Garden  asked me to write a guest article about them on his blog. Nip over to read it here. http://higgledygarden.com/2011/09/03/sunflowers-guest-article-by-cally-of-country-gate-gardens/ Ben grows and sells seasonal cut flowers and his blog is full of fabulous pics and info about all […]

  3. Jan
    September 3, 2011 @ 5:51 pm

    I love the idea of the sunflower house-will definitely grow one for my granddaughter next year! I have some lovely “Earthwalker”plants towering above my greenhouse this year-I planted them to shade the greenhouse on its sunniest side and they have done a wonderful job. They are not brilliant as cutflowers-too top heavy, wonder what varieties others would recommend for the vase?

  4. Ben
    September 3, 2011 @ 8:53 am

    I am sooooooo up for the sunflower house next year…thinking sunflower shed actually. :)

  5. Ronnie/Hurtled to 60
    September 3, 2011 @ 8:51 am

    Fabulous! I want summer all over again so I can grow dark bronze sunflowers.

    • Ben
      September 3, 2011 @ 8:53 am

      Ha! Yes…I think we should have two summers this year. ;)