Prim and Proper or Wild and Woolly?

However, nowadays, many gardens are trending towards more naturalistic beds and borders, planted up with perennials and mulched to keep those infernal weeds at bay. Does this make our gardens any less beautiful?

Radipole Gardens…A Walk on the Windy Winter Wildside

Now, I’m not exactly renown for my love of the cold, but every so often I’ll don numerous warm layers and tentatively poke my nose out of the door. Decided one very windy day in January to stroll (maybe make that getting blown and buffeted along) through the gardens and capture a few images…mainly to…

The Quirky Bits…Fallen trees Find a New Life.

It’s funny how sometimes something sad turns into something that becomes much loved and appreciated. So it was with one of the grand old trees in the gardens. Having reached the end of her life, there was nothing for it, she had to be felled. But being of a fair size (and costly to move),…