planting bulbs

How to Plant a Beautiful English Bluebell Grove

At Brimwood Farm, I’ve been focused on increased biodiversity and creating a wider range of habitats as part of my conservation efforts. There’s very little I can do in the way of growing and farming because the land is over two hours away; so until I move closer, the smallholding has to wait. However, in the intermediary, you may have noticed I’ve been doing a lot of work – a… Continue reading

Planting Bulbs in December – Sometimes its NOT too late!

Grab some bargain allium bulbs and get ’em in quick.

So, I’m not always the most organised of people. Plus, I’m ALWAYS on the look out for a bargain. Bulbs aren’t generally very expensive, and you can get quite a lot of spring tulips, crocus or daffodils if you hunt around for a few deals. That’s even more true if you’re buying other plants in the autumn by mail order… Continue reading


I'm Geoff, and I'm a plant hoarder.

Like magpies collect bright shiny things, I can't resist plants. An exquisite flower, soft ferny foliage or a beautiful majestic tree - I love them all!

Here, I'll indulge in all things flora and share my passion. Join me as I develop my garden and hoard more plants without apology.