October Blues

Another summer over with the tell tale signs in the garden of flowers fading, autumnal hues in the leaves, and cooler air as the nights are drawing in. One could get quite depressed as the blues set in and the temperatures drop. But hold…

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An Olympian summer

  Hoheria angustifolia Chinese Necklace Popular View from Mediterranean Bank  Olympic fever has finally reached Weymouth because visitors have realised at last that West Dorset is not a mega traffic jam. There have been all sorts of foreign voices in the garden…

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Flaming June !!

  Late flowering Salvia atrocyanea Island bed Aloes At last we managed to get all the bedding plants planted out along with half hardy exotics like Fuchia boliviana and Strelitzias. For structure plants we used the giant Aloes again as they…

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