October, the neither month!

My monthly look at the month gone by, what I have been doing as well as some thoughts then looking forward to the upcoming month

Six on Saturday 28/10/17

Well my 6 on Saturday this week features the looks of autumn pretty heavily with seeds, flowers, leaves and spiders making the cut! Hope you enjoy them

Plant of the week- Geranium phaeum 

My plant of the week this time is one of a personal favourite. I have loved the mourning widow geranium for nearly 30 years, not sure what it is about the plant I like so much, whether it’s the foliage or small but perfectly formed flowers, but whatever it is, I think it’s a special…

Planting herbaceous plants for Butterflies and Bees

One of the joys of my job has to be when clients let me loose with the pencil, colouring pencils and Shoots excellent plant directory to redesign gardens, borders or indeed just add plants and colour to the garden. I love to choose plants that not only look good but also help to encourage more…