It’s all over now
The final night flowerer attempting to open on a cold October evening, this is as far as Ipomea Bona NoxRead more.
West Dean Gardens – hot house delights
I have been to West Dean Gardens in Sussex before but a long while ago and I didn’t remember theRead more.
Not so gladdy
I’ve developed a soft spot for gladioli over the years, both for exuberance and for their later summer flowering, butRead more.
Veddw – a garden of light and shade
Yesterday, on a sunny day with a fractious swirling wind we visited Veddw House Garden in Monmouthshire. We had been meaning to forRead more.
Let’s hear it for the humble nasturtium
Nasturtium (Tropeaolum majus) are fabulous fillers this time of year, still looking fresh until the Cabbage White caterpillars do theirRead more.
A Queen of the Night flowers
The bud has been forming for a few months, starting as a small brown furry nub. In the run up toRead more.