Gardens to Enjoy…

Gardens to Enjoy…

I always enjoy visiting gardens and here are some images from visits so far this summer.  To kick off  – a second visit to a garden with great style – Sussex Prairie Garden.  If you want to see beautiful prairie style planting over several acres this is...

Jobs to do in the Garden in November ….

As I write this, it is raining hard, the wind is blowing strongly around our garden and autumn leaves flying everywhere.  The first frosts of the season are about to arrive, the clocks have gone back and it is time for hearty autumn and winter soups to warm you up...

Jobs to do in the Garden in July….

July is a busy month in the garden and it is all to do with weeding, watering, deadheading and most of all enjoying the show. Keep on top of weeds in your borders, especially around new plants that are establishing themselves. Water containers daily in hot weather and...

Jobs to do in the Garden in June…

Summer has finally come to Edinburgh at long last and plants are making up for lost time with some unusual flowering combinations in the last month.  The Laburnum in our garden is in full flower just now and looking beautiful with a soft subtle scent.  I would like to...