RHS announces 2012 Britain in Bloom finalists

The Royal Horticultural Society has selected 73 finalists from over 1,000 entries to take part in the 2012 RHS Britain in Bloom UK Finals. Ranging from small rural villages to major industrial cities, each finalist is aiming for a gold medal, and the coveted title of category winner. Sue … [Read more...]



American Independence garden

Create a garden to celebrate American independence The annual event on the 4th of July, is one of the biggest celebrations in the American calendar. Independence Day commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, declaring independence of the thirteen … [Read more...]



Coastal Retreat Garden Plant List

Plant list for the Gold award winning Coastal Retreat Garden at Holker 2011. Trees Arbutus unedoEucalyptus gunniiSorbus aria 'Lutescens' Shrubs Artemesia 'Powis Castle'Chamaerops humilisHebe pageiLavendula Angustifolia 'Hidcote'Lonicera nitidaPhormium 'Black Velvet'Phormium tenaxPinus … [Read more...]



Plant of the month – Winter Flowering Honeysuckle

Winter flowering honeysuckle is a great shrub for the border. Delicate creamy flowers with a wonderful perfume, are born in clusters on bare stems from January to March. Excellent as a border shrub or hedging plant, winter flowering honeysuckle will reach a  Height: 2m (78"). Spread: 2.5m … [Read more...]



We use Cookies - By using this site or closing this you agree to our Cookies policy.
Accept Cookies
x