The Patient Gardener


Yesterday I finally visited Anne and Charles’s garden – Veddw.  I say finally as I have wanted to visit for a while but have been a little intimidated by Anne’s approach to how people view gardens and especially the glossy magazine articles on gardens where everything is ‘lovely’. I’m not sure what I was expecting when I visited the garden.  I had seen some photographs but nothing prepared me for entering from… Read More

Today I got to meet Karen of An Artists Garden.  I have been looking forward to this for months.  I thought that Karen and I shared similar tastes and a passion for growing things and my suspicions were confirmed.  Karen was concerned that she hadn’t had a chance to really tidy up the garden before my visit due to the appalling weather but I thought it was charming and was pleased that… Read More