Rug up, get out there, no excuses!

Even if the plants don’t need too much watering, the bird baths regularly need filling in our dry winter climate. So my plan of action is, rug up, get out there, no excuses! There are plenty of sweet sights and surprises to be found, even in the coldest months of the year, and I’ve included…

Grey days are beautiful too

The poignant beauty of the last of the season’s roses captured my heart this morning as I walked out into the misty rain. Some roses last longer than others as winter sets in, ageing gracefully through cold and frost. Their stems grow long as they seek out the receding sunlight. Their fragrant blooms bow their…

Garden Dreaming

Hello, and welcome to my first blog post! I’m on a journey to create my own dream garden, to learn how other people create their dream gardens, and, hopefully, to inspire a new generation of gardeners along the way. For as long as I can remember, I’ve believed that one day I’ll have a wonderful garden. Early childhood visits to…