Birkdale Community Hub & Library 2nd Annual Community Sunflower Growing Competition

We invite you to join in the fun and grow Sunflowers this summer and enter our Birkdale community competition.  Everyone, is invited, no matter what your age, come and join in the fun.

What is the Sunflower?   Vanilla Ice, a beautiful lemon-yellow sunflower

How tall will it grow?  Vanilla Ice can grow up to 2.4 meters.

How do I enter?  Simply pop into the Station Masters House, at 2 Liverpool Road, Birkdale, PR8 4AR, (right next to Merseyrail Station) and collect your free Sunflower packet with full growing and competition instructions and start growing.

When does the competition open and close?

It starts now and ends on Saturday 31st August

How do I or my family enter the competition?

When your sunflowers have grown to their very tallest height, email your evidence by Saturday 31st August to  Email a photo of yourself or your family (whatever works best) next to the sunflower with a tape-measure held up next to them to clearly show the sunflower’s height in cms, together with your name and contact details.

The Prize:  Prizes for the growers of the three tallest sunflowers.

Winners will be asked to come to the library to collect their prize in September & will feature in the December edition of the Birkdale Buzz Community Newsletter.