Time for Chelsea

It is always with a mixture of sadness and excitement that I leave our own garden on this cusp of spring and summer to attend the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Doing the familiar garden round yesterday evening there were signs that spring was almost over like the tightly coiled flower stalks of Cyclamen hederifolium drawing … More Time for Chelsea

Corner Cottage Garden

My own sunny garden surrounds Corner Cottage. Here I introduce you to it, and set the scene at the beginning of the 2019 growing season. I hope you will come back, ask questions, witness the successes and failures and follow the progress of each area. Corner Cottage is essentially Victorian. It was built in 1874 … More Corner Cottage Garden