The Patient Gardener


My favourite part of the RHS Tatton Park Flower Show was the floral marquee, but then I can say that about any of the shows as I am really a plantaholic at heart.  What I really liked about the floral marquee at Tatton was that many of the nurseries are from the North of the UK and aren’t nurseries I have come across before. I really liked Hooksgreen Herbs display.  They were… Read More

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