Not so gladdy
I’ve developed a soft spot for gladioli over the years, both for exuberance and for their later summer flowering, butRead more.
Veddw – a garden of light and shade
Yesterday, on a sunny day with a fractious swirling wind we visited Veddw House Garden in Monmouthshire. We had been meaning to forRead more.
Let’s hear it for the humble nasturtium
Nasturtium (Tropeaolum majus) are fabulous fillers this time of year, still looking fresh until the Cabbage White caterpillars do theirRead more.
A Queen of the Night flowers
The bud has been forming for a few months, starting as a small brown furry nub. In the run up toRead more.
Lost in the gardens of Heligan
We almost (but not quite) had The Lost Gardens of Heligan to ourselves one very rainy early May day. ItRead more.
A blustery summer’s day
We’ve had restless blustery winds for 3 or 4 days now, the seeds from the birch trees are still swirlingRead more.