Gardeners’ Blog – an informal account and images of the garden past and present
We’ve had fun planting 2,500 Remembrance crocuses last week and only 500 more to plant. Grateful thanks to helpers Kay, Leslie & James – Mick is the shadow taking the pic.!
Pond area in Meditation Garden, leaves of Acer senkaki have fallen today.
As well as the usual, cooking the pumpkin we thought we’d leave our display for another week, I’ll collect the seeds to grow our own next year, then place them on the compost heap. Don’t waste the space in your green bin, you’ll need it for leaves this month. If you halve the pumpkin it’ll […]
Lots of halloween features to spot on our pumpkin trail around the gardens for children & lots of autumnal plants for parents!
We’ve enlisted help to carve 30+ Pumpkins for this weekends Pumpkin Trail around the gardens.
Made a new friend at Chelsea this week!
We’re aiming to plant 2020 Crocus ‘Remembrance’ bulbs in memory of those we’ve lost. If you’d like to donate 100 crocus bulbs £15.50 We’ll buy plant them for you in the gardens. When they flower we’ll send you an ecard with a picture of them & an invitation to view. Contact Christine during opening hours […]
Pity the butterflies wouldn’t stay still, See you soon!
Eryngiums are looking good in the Avenue