Is there any more pretty a sight at this time of year than seeing the beautiful blossom of the ornamental cherry tree? One minute everywhere is dull and grey with skeletal trees wherever you look and then overnight there is this burst of colour! We planted the majority of trees in our garden back in… Continue reading Springtime Blossom & Cherry Trees!
Is there any more perfect a symbol of summertime in your garden than the heavily scented and sumptuous blooms of roses? While they exhibit an old fashioned charm, they are suited to even the most contemporary of gardens and are the centre of attention in so many flower arrangements. In fact, I would go so… Continue reading Roses – The Prettiest of Flowers!
With Christmas now behind us we could be forgiven for thinking that Spring and warmer weather is just around the corner. Unfortunately, we still have January and February to get through before we can start to see the temperatures rise and the longer evenings come in. In fact, I think these first two months of… Continue reading Country Life: Looking After our Wild Birds this Winter