We’re planting… better late than never! After such a wet April, the field at St Fagan’s wasn’t ploughed until two weeks ago. So we gathered troops and have done two seed sowing sessions so far. This year we’re planting 200m sq – about double last year. We have three different seed lots: 1. 9m planted…
flax at st fagans ‘23
the plan this year
The last of the ‘22 St Fagans Flax
our llieinwe flax at St Fagan’s museum was planted on 11th may last year.planting flax seed in rowsflax after a month it was ready to pull on 11th august – 91 days later. a warm n sunny day. we dressed in linen hats and pinnys made by martine 🙏🏻after pulling easily, was stacked in the…
The Making and Mending team, from Global Gardens Cardiff, visited Flaxlands in Stroud to learn about making linen from our flax crop. Read about it here: https://www.globalgardensproject.co.uk/single-post/visit-to-flaxland
a small field outside hendre’r ywydd farmhouse at st fagans has been given over to me to plant flax seed. volunteers needed!