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Sunflower Seed Planting

Plant a sunflower seed and chat to our gardener Anna about all things green fingered!

  • Booking not needed
  • Free event (admission applies)

Come and plant a sunflower seed in a recycled paper pot to take home with you as part of the RHS National Gardening Week (29th April - 7th May). Suitable for children aged 3+. All children must be accompanied by an adult.



Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics


Children welcome!

Meeting point

Signposted A413 (Buckingham), A41 (Waddesdon crossroads). M40 junction 9 (Bicester) follow A41, turn off to Grendon Underwood and Calvert, signposted from Calvert Crossroads.

What to bring and wear

Dress for the weather.


Free parking – mainly grass car park. Accessible parking outside main house. Accessible toilet near front of house. Ground floor accessible. Dogs on leads welcome in the courtyard and on public rights of way (assistance dogs only in the house).

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