I have to start with declaring, as it will quickly become obvious, that I know nothing at all about bonsai. But with the power of google I am willing to have a go. At our recent horticultural show one of... Continue Reading →
My plant of the moment is Saxifraga Silver Velvet. It is just a haze of delightful sugary confection. I have a growing interest in Saxifraga due to my burgeoning interest in alpines but I also like the larger japanese Saxifraga. ... Continue Reading →
The Table of Delights is looking less than elegant at the moment. It isn't quite groaning with plants but is definitely heading that way. My seedlings which are being hardened off are sitting on it away from the slugs. As... Continue Reading →
I started a blog series last year which I then forgot about featuring what I like to call The Table of Delights. This is my patio table which sits outside the living room patio doors and I use for showcasing... Continue Reading →
The Table of Delights is an arid place at the moment and somewhat neglected. I made a conscious decision this year not to have lots of summer bedding in order to avoid lots of watering and I am really pleased... Continue Reading →
I introduced a new series of posts back in February entitled My Table of Delights. The posts feature the table on my patio where I have a habit of placing smallish plants that are at their best, or sometimes new... Continue Reading →
I have what I like to call 'A Table of Delights' on my patio. It is just outside my living room doors and is part of an outdoor table and chair set but being a keen gardener I rarely sit... Continue Reading →
Hi, welcome to blog.
I have been blogging mainly about my garden since 2008 but my proper job is in higher education administration.
I have been very lucky since I started to blog to meet lots of interesting people, learn loads about plants, and visited lots of amazing gardens. These days my posts aren't as regular as they used to be because of work commitments but whenever I come across something interesting or beautiful that I think readers might enjoy I shall try to share it with you