Grow your own!

Create a small garden filled with bushes and plants that will provide fruit and herbs for your local community to grow, harvest and enjoy.

We’ll provide you with all the materials, tools and guidance you need to ‘grow your own’. There will even be a small amount of Keep Wales Tidy project officer support available to help you install your new garden.

The package will include:

Content of packages may be subject to change

  • Edible flowerings plants
  • Strawberry plants
  • Potted fruit shrubs
  • Climbing plants
  • Habitat boxes
  • Raised bed, compost, and trellis
  • Gloves
  • Hand tools
  • Watering can
  • Handbooks

Important information

The minimum area required for this package is five square metres. The variety of bushes and herbs supplied will depend on the season and availability.

Please make sure you read our frequently asked questions (FAQs) before applying. It’s really important that you understand what information and evidence is needed before you start your application. It’s the best way of boosting your chances of being successful and getting hold of a Food Growing Garden Starter Package.

Need help with your application?

We have three regional coordinators on hand to support you with your Local Places for Nature application. Just drop them an email.

Contact the team

Do you have the space for a larger garden?

Apply for our Development Package – a large-scale transformation designed to involve the whole community.

Find out more