The site team considered ways of giving something back to the local community and have created four community herb planters with 2 outside the front entrance of site for neighbours, and 2 within the site welfare unit for all operatives.
A letter was sent inviting residents to help themselves but to leave some for others. Each herb plant is labelled.
Recycled materials were used to create the boxes, which included the design for others to follow for creating their own herb box.
The herbs were selected to also act as pollinators for honey bees so has some benefits for ecology in the area.
The herbs chosen all had different medical qualities:
Entry submitted by Taylor Wimpey
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