Sunflower competition winners at Holy Innocents Playgroup

Lily, Sam and Lauren
Lily, Sam and Lauren

The children at Holy Innocents Playgroup, Southwater, recently found out who had won their annual sunflower growing competition.

Earlier in the year, the children had planted sunflower seeds within a playgroup session, and later when the seeds had grown into healthy seedlings, everyone bought a plant for 50p to take home and grow, to see who could grow the tallest sunflower.

The deadline dawned and winner of the tallest sunflower competition was a 261 cm tall specimen, grown by 4yr old Sam Abrehart who received a £20 prize.

Second Prize was won by Lily Bray-Lovekin aged 3yrs who grew a sunflower 230cm tall. Lily won £10.

Third prize was won by Lauren Everard aged 3yrs who received £5 for her sunflower which was 215 cm. Each winner also received a certificate.

Well done to all who took part.

Report submitted by Holy Innocents Playgroup