On a day out at Greys Court last year, my Mum admired a plant theatre, filled with pansies and violas. In the gift shop, she picked up a leaflet that … Read more
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A lot of plants are stuffed into this window box – two ivies, four skimmias, three standard olives, several violas and about 10 tulips. It’s more than most people would … Read more
I rarely get two blog posts from one street on the same day, but seconds before I clapped eyes on the bonkers Virginia creeper below, I saw these tasteful winter … Read more
OK, so I was less than complimentary about pansies in a recent post… But these I like. They look very… summery.
I find this pot a bit depressing. It’s perfectly nice and everything, but the sight of it makes my heart sink a little. Let me explain. This container contains all … Read more
I didn’t take this picture for the pansies but the pot. It’s got a lovely crumpled look to it that no doubt wasn’t cheap. There’s a whole row of them, … Read more