Small child with bunch of sunflowers at Writtle Sunflowers in Essex
  • Small child with bunch of sunflowers at Writtle Sunflowers in Essex
  • A field of sunflower at Writtle Sunflowers in Essex
  • A tractor and trailer at harvest time driving past the sunflowers and cornflowers at Writtle Sunflowers in Essex
  • Sunflower field at sunset at Writtle Sunflowers
  • Ralph Metson and Jo Pike, the father and daughter team behind Writtle Sunflowers, standing in their sunflower field.

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Writtle Sunflowers is a PYO flower field run as part of a family farm near Chelmsford. A great day out in the English countryside, child (and dog!) friendly!  Selling pick your own sunflowers and wild flowers with a picnic area, a small maze and a sunflower walk at no extra cost. Refreshments available and lots of wonderful photo opportunities!  Usually open towards the end of July until the end of August, depending on the weather and the flowers!  Bring your own secateurs or we have some available to hire or buy. Entrance by pre-booked ticket only.

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Guide Prices

Adult tickets £5, child tickets £1


Booking & Payment Details

  • Advance booking essential


  • On-site light refreshments
  • Picnic site

Property Facilities

  • Dogs Accepted

Map & Directions

Road Directions

We are just 10 minutes from Chelmsford and Ongar, just off the A414

Writtle Sunflowers

Type:Open Garden

Pooty Pools Farm, Radley Green Road, Roxwell, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 4NW

Opening Times

Season (20 July 2023 - 31 Aug 2023)

* Open from when the flowers start blooming in mid to late July until the end of August. Please see social media for updates

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