Thank you, Constance

Do you love lavish floral arrangements bursting with colour and natural vitality? If you do, then you must thank Constance Spry. Constance Spry was a hugely influential British floral designer in the 1920’s to 1950’s. She made her reputation by putting wild flowers and twigs from hedgerows into the windows of a Bond Street jeweller’s….

12 Top Tips for productive veggie gardens

Plant catalogues! They have magical powers that force me to get my credit card out and order enough seed varieties to plant out my yard and all the neighbours’ as well! Sadly though, remorse usually arrives a few months later as I survey my underwhelming results, having overcommitted and failed to plan for the best…