Free Consultation

I am considering putting together a new service and need to try it out.

The service is based upon the Inspire package but rather than a face to face consultation [...] Continue Reading…

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Autumn

My three late summer or early autumn dazzlers. Echinacea, Heuchera and Rudbeckia
It’s still not too late to appreciate some late summer colour, still hanging on in my garden are [...] Continue Reading…

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Look after your perennials

I heard a lady on Gardeners Question Time ask why her Dicentra spectabilis or (bleeding heart) had been so lovely in spring, but has now become so sick looking she [...] Continue Reading…

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How to get a great result in a small garden

When a client called asking for help with a small city garden I was pleased to assist. Small and awkward spaces are my passion.
The brief was to take a [...] Continue Reading…

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NGS – Bulwick Gardens – Northamptonshire

Some of my favourite gardens to visit are those that open under the NGS http://www.ngs.org.uk/   Often what you see in these gardens an easily adapted and transferred to your [...] Continue Reading…

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Lyveden New Bield

Lyveden New Bield
Near Oundle, Northamptonshire
Owner – National Trust

The Garden Lodge and Moat

The National Trust describes these gardens as having an Elizabethan labyrinth, terracing a stunning [...] Continue Reading…

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Anglesey Abbey, Gardens and Lode Mill

Quy Road, Lode, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB25 9EJ
Telephone: 01223 810080

This garden has been on the list for a while and as it’s near to the place my younger brother lives it one [...] Continue Reading…

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Children’s Amaryllis Challenge.

This makes a great Christmas gift for Children as they can do it over the Christmas holiday and continue growing on until it flowers.

You can either buy a pre-prepared [...] Continue Reading…

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I am a City Gardener

It wont surprise you to know that I like gardens and really love visiting gardens, big gardens such as Wisley and Painshill in Surrey or Stourhead in Wiltshire are [...] Continue Reading…

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Open Garden Squares Weekend

Put it in the diary
Better late then never as the saying goes. And hopefully it will get you planning for 2012

Open Garden Squares Weekend is a celebration of London’s [...] Continue Reading…

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