Sunflower Fields in aid of Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services: Volunteers Needed


Two Locations:

  • Scalp Wood Nurseries D18P9P7 Open from Tues 2nd August to 14th August Approx.
  • Ballinahinch Ashford A67KF65 Proposed opening 8th August for 2 weeks

Two beautiful fields will be bursting with Sunflowers ready for you to immerse yourself and to take some home with you for your own home.

This is truly a beautiful way to raise some funds and support the work we do here in Our Lady’s Hospice & Care Services. We are very grateful to Joe McMahon owner of Scalp Wood Nurseries and also Charles Tottenham owner of Ballinahinch Lodge who have both given up their fields for this wonderful experience.


If you are interested in volunteering for the information table at the entrance to either field or as a parking attendant at either of our Sunflower fields this year, please get in touch on 01 491 1072 or email Anne at First team starts at 9.15 until 1pm and the second team starts at 1 until 5pm.

General Information from Fundraising re visiting the fields from Hospice Sunflower Days: Sunflower Field – Our Lady's Hospice (

Time: field opens 10am – 5pm

Please bring along your own cutting implement, the sunflower stalks are quite thick so a secateurs would be preferable.
Please wear suitable footwear, the fields can be quite muddy and slippery.

No dogs allowed in the sunflower fields.

There will be no toilet facilities or refreshments, a few minutes’ drive from both fields are coffee shops and toilet facilities.

Parking will be supervised.

There is no fee, all donations greatly appreciated.

For more information please ring
Landline: (01) 491 1072 Email:

General Info

Date Entered/Updated
29th Jul, 2022
Kilternan, Dublin & Ashford, Co Wicklow
Expiry Date
22nd Aug, 2022