The Patient Gardener


One of the reasons I have wanted to go to RHS Tatton Park Flower Show for a number of years is a desire to see the municipal bedding displays.  Not that I am a huge fan of these sort of horticulture but I have a perverse curiosity to see them in real life. I think this sort of planting is peculiar to the UK, but I’m happy to stand corrected.  For my… Read More

It’s been a stunning week weather wise.  The temperatures here in Malvern have been around 18/19C the last couple of days.  The garden has visibly filled out in front of my eyes to the extent that my peonies are obviously taller when I get home than when I went to work that morning. I stopped off on the way home to pick up some vegetable seeds for the allotment which I hadn’t… Read More