Gardeners’ Blog – an informal account and images of the garden past and present
Merry Christmas & A Happy Healthy New Year to Everyone from Christine, Mick & Vanessa
We’ve started making a few alterations to the Bowes Garden 17/12/21
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!