Who I am, and some assumptions I’m making about you!
Introduced fairly recently, this winter flowering Chinese woodlander is gaining popularity.
With its sexy foliage and cheery flowers Berberis x hortensis ‘Charity’ is an iconic garden plant!
“Laden with a multitude of fruits in October a bush from the near distance glows with intense scarlet like unto live coals of a charcoal fire.”
‘Persicaria virginiana var. filiformis’ is no longer a valid name, so what do we call these plants now?
Taking a closer look at a cottage garden favourite
Sometimes it feels as though the search for the ‘perfect plant’ is relentless, at least in certain genera. The never…
Summer 2022 is a lot hotter and drier than any I’ve seen before. Here are some observations and thoughts.
In the gloomy and depressing days of winter a group of special shrubs come into the spotlight.
Solidagos haven’t been ‘popular’ for decades, but they remain hard-working plants worthy of recognition
‘Sustainability’ is very much the ‘in-thing’ at the moment. Horticultural media is full of it, and it’s a topic that…