The Winter Chill

    Winter berriesModern art ? or cosy Cycads !!  Camellia sasanqua 'Crimson King'Well here we are again, we've finished wrapping up some of our more tenderBananas,Cycads and Palms, with still some more wood chipping mulch to go around the…

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Late Tantalizers

"Hummingbird Flower" "The autumn leaves are falling fast with every squall that blows, theres lots of work in beds and border keeping gardener's on their toes"and I'm a poet and didn't know it !!   The garden takes on its new…

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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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