The Patient Gardener


I was thrilled to discover 3 boxes of summer bedding from Plant Me Now to review when I got back from Plymouth this weekend.  They contained a selection of summer bedding plants from their Premium and Must Have plant ranges, as well as 2 trays of trailing mixed Lobelia from the Ready to Plant range which you can see in the box above.  You can see how lush the growth is. I… Read More

This is my second review for Plant Me Now.  This time I was sent perennial starter plants of Digitalis Dalmation Cream and jumbo starter plants of Hosta Brim Cup and Monarda Cambridge Scarlet. Plant Me Now overwinter their young perennials so that the plants have a strong root system and should flower in the first year of planting.  The jumbo starter plants are larger and intended for quicker results.  The catalogue states… Read More

I have agreed this year to act as an Ambassador for Plant Me Now and to trial some of their plants and report back through my blog. Plant Me Now offers plants online – no need to visit a garden centre!  You can make your choices of annuals and perennials from their website.  They also offer a wide range of seeds, tools and garden care products – in fact most things you… Read More

I thought this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge was a clever way to review and capture the essence of my year.  Before I started putting the mosaic together I thought it might be quite dull but doing this has reminded me of all the wonderful things I have done and the wonderful memories I have particularly of time spent with my sons. For more Weekly Photo Challenge posts visit the wordpress blog