The Patient Gardener


You would think as my eye sight was diminishing and I seem to wear my reading glasses on an almost permanent basis these days that becoming interested in alpines wouldn’t be an obvious new direction – but I rarely choose to do the expected. These things inevitably happen in an unexpected way and my new curiosity was caused by a conversation on Twitter.  There are a number of nurserymen and plantaholics on… Read More

I have found myself pondering a lot recently on how I appear to be inhabiting two very different garden club worlds, which to me seem as though they will never come together. The first garden club is a local club which is part of a national society.  I joined the society about 4 or 5 years ago at a point in time where I was trying to connect with a gardening community… Read More