Summer 2022 is a lot hotter and drier than any I’ve seen before. Here are some observations and thoughts.
‘Sustainability’ is very much the ‘in-thing’ at the moment. Horticultural media is full of it, and it’s a topic that … More
There are a lot of Bistortas, so here are the little ones!
An overview of the history of composting in more recent times, plus how we need a new composting revolution.
A rant about a group of people that irritate me.
There’s a Fuchsia for everyone; here’s one of my favourites.
Geranium procurrens is really close to being invasive, but does it have a place in gardens?
The idea that gardens are for spring and summer only is ridiculous. Autumn brings colour and excitement of its own, often through displays of fruits.
You know when you see a brilliant planting combination and think “why didn’t I think of that”?!
It can be difficult to keep up with name changes; hopefully this post will help.