Garden Theatre.

This week's gardening blog is very theatrical it has murder, suspense, passion, fashion and experimentation. A murder most horrid to begin. Greenfly, all over the fresh new growth on my rose. It is perfectly situated for an early attack being on the south facing house wall, not ideal but if I want a rose up …

Hail! Hail! the First of May….

Tulip 'Spring Green' May is a magical, most exquisite month. My Absolute favourite month of the whole year. Almost all the trees are back in leaf again, Some Ash are reluctantly still hanging on to dormancy. The Allims are on their way and my most favourite of the late flowering tulips are out and flourishing. …

April Showers Anyone?

Well what a difference a week makes, Derbyshire is so much more leafy and green than when I went away and so much drier too. Although, as I finish work to sit down and write this the heavens are opening and we are, at last, about to experience some April showers. It is such a …