In pictures: Green-fingered Fylde over the decades

We plant some memories with these horticulture-themed black-and-white archive pictures.

Thursday, 8th November 2018, 1:25 pm
Updated Monday, 12th November 2018, 8:51 pm
Neo Plants Limited, Freckleton

Visitors to the Fylde coast can sometimes be surprised by its greenery.

And it’s not just the Fylde’s parks and gardens which show the green-fingered nature of its residents.

We delve back into the archives to take a look at some horticultural times of yesteryear.

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Parks deputy Mr Roy Jagger tends one of the floral displays, in 1990
Tina Bywater at work with a Geranium plant
Bob Webster inspects some of dianthus seedlings, in 1983
Greenhouses at Fairfield Experimental Horticultural Station, near Greenhalgh, in June 1980