The Patient Gardener


  The recent cold weather and snow has put me in mind of a book I read late last year – Garden Open Tomorrow by Beverley Nichols.  The book was written in 1968 which was a particularly bad winter.  Nichols starts the book with a chapter exploring what plants have survived the winter.  “At the risk of sounding perverse, I would suggest that this fierce winter, from the gardener’s point of view… Read More