A Manchester Sanctuary

With all the awful news of the bombing of innocent children in the MEN Arena here in my home city…

Park Hall Paradise

“Can’t we go to Park Hall Gardens? Pleeeeease? It’s the best private garden I’ve been to in years!” This was…

Titivating for Mr.T

It’s been all excitement here since we knew that Mr. Titchmarsh was coming to film the garden next week, tinged,…

Titchmarsh ready!

Well what an exciting few days it’s been -we’re going to be on TV with Alan Titchmarsh! First we had…

Holy Grail of Flower Power

I’ve just come back from visiting potential clients who announced that they¬†didn’t “like the colour green” (I could feel a…

Gossipy Gardeners

Wasn’t today brilliant? Sunny and breezy and all the trees in blossom. I spent this afternoon at a favourite plant…

Putting on a Side Show.

Do you have a shameful secret? Something you’d rather keep hidden? I am, of course talking horticulturally here…. what ever…

Wintery Wonders

I don’t know about you, but it’s seemed such a long winter season this year, but at last there are…