Planting a Narrow Border for Spring Colour

Memories of summer may still linger, but it’s time for us gardeners to be looking forward to next year. There are bulbs to plant, perennials to divide and seed catalogues to browse. It’s like spring, only browner. For me it’s always a race to get my spring-flowering bulbs into the ground before I head off […]

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Daily Flower Candy: Pansy ‘Matrix Cassis’

The candy jar has been rather empty of late, so I am topping it up today with pansy ‘Matrix Cassis’, planted in a pot at the edge of our pond in London.  This is a new hybrid series which has been bred for bushiness as well as flowers – the plants are meant to stay […]

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