Ennis’ Secret Garden Behind Fleadh Flowers

We know all about the ceol and craic of Fleadh Cheoil na hÉireann but what about the colour of the festival?

Clare FM has been given rare access to the county’s garden in a hidden location on the outskirts of Ennis, where flowers are grown for flower beds and planted areas across the county, council events and the Fleadh.

There are hundreds of hanging baskets, planters and planted areas across Ennis for this year’s festival and they’re tended to by a team of five people working with Clare County Council.


County Gardener Brendan Keogh says it’s all part of efforts to showcase the county town at it’s best: