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Tags archives: garden

Strong with the wind!

January 2015 has brought with it the strongest winds we have seen in the UK for quite some time! Now, don't get me wrong, I would prefer this to the cold white stuff any day. H[...]

Grow your own…mistletoe

Mistletoe is a strange and mysterious plant. Growing high off the ground with no roots and remaining stubbornly green throughout the whole winter, its white berries shine out a[...]

Endangered plants

We've all heard about the most endangered animals. Creatures like the critically endangered black rhinoceros are famous, and in some cases have been reduced to just a handful of in[...]

Robin Redbreast

  A robin is always such a welcome sight during the festive season. Not only do they add a splash of colour to the garden, they also bring song. I would like to sha[...]

Autumnal garden tips

Don’t you just love a crisp dry wintery day for pottering and putting your garden to bed in the November sunshine?  Our avid follows on Facebook were asked what they believe[...]

Look to the future now…

Back in the summer, a friend of mine served me some delicious pink elderflower cordial. When I asked what she’d put in it, she replied “nothing - it’s from my red elder!” I cou[...]

The Late Late Sow

  Midsummer’s day came and went, much like England’s world cup dreams. For me the sadness of shortening days is tempered by the joy of much less chat about football. No[...]

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