With their striking forms and bold colours, ornamental onions are the stars of the show in the early summer garden.
Having the right kinds of plants in the right kinds of place at the right time of year can increase the pollinators visiting your … read more
The wildlife-friendly garden: Which are the best plants for attracting bees, butterflies and hover flies? Here’s what I learned from my own garden… According … read more
GARDEN Invertebrates GALLERY All photos © Keir Watson 2021 Gastrophysa polygoni Jul 2010 bombastic bees critters & bugs ﬂutterbys & moths 1 5 Pond … read more
The White Garden | January 2021 12 months of interest The beds immediately along the back of our house form part of the White … read more
Late December or early January are good times to cut back the foliage of your hybrid Hellebores. The photo above shows a large clump … read more
My garden is divided into various areas each with a different theme and style of planting. What I call the White Garden (also known … read more
These plants are the ultimate garden work horses, flowering for at least five months straight. Some of the most popular garden plants such as … read more
Yesterday I recorded this little video with my iPad, so not great quality, but it does give a good overview of this area of the garden.
This autumn-winter planting scheme provides a show of white flowers from September until March (Photo: November 2021) The planting area (above) is opposite our … read more