Aster Little Carlow (cordifolius hybrid)

Top Plants for the Autumn Flower Garden

Time to concede. The central heating is now on and warm wooly jumpers have made their comeback. Quite unbelievably, winter with its festivities is almost…

Horticultural renaissance of wildflowers: #1

Intentions to restoring native wildflowers in our field & garden originated from Sarah Raven’s report on Gardener’s World back in 2008. Years, and many gardening…

Crocus Nursery Open Day

Gardeners’ Holy Grail: Nursery Open Day

With the dogus in tow, one very determined gardener hustled down the motorway to attend the last open day of the year, at the renowned…

Young Verbena Bonariensis & Alchemilla Mollis

Are women better gardeners than men?

Everyone has their clandestine vices; mine is reading the Daily Mail. Something, which prior to this heroic disclosure, was very much kept under the radar.…