With the damaging frosts approaching and a definite chill in the air, many plants are beginning to end their year long show. Tender varieties are being brought into greenhouses, or having cuttings carefully taken to ensure survival, whilst herbaceous borders are looking somewhat stark after the Autumn cut back. But there is no reason why a garden cannot look truly beautiful throughout the long, cold winter months.
Whilst flamboyant, colourful,… Continue reading
The sun is shining down ferociously in London and though there is a little wind both I, and my seedlings, trapped behind panes of glass are enjoying it wonderfully. It really feels like spring is in the air and I have to hold myself back from just going outside and seeding or planting things that really can’t stand a frost.
I have lost quite a few plants this winter. They… Continue reading