Books I’ve Enjoyed this Year.

CLICK ON THE PHOTOGRAPH ABOVE TO READ MORE: It has been a good year for gardening book and these are those which appealed most to me:

A Year at Brandywine Cottage

David Culp’s writing transports his readers, even those at the other side of the Atlantic, to an enjoyment of his garden in Pennsylvania, USA. It is a gardener’s garden and a gardener’s book, written for fellow gardeners who will understand so very well the happinesses, dreams, successes, trials and errors and great fun and enjoyment … Continue reading A Year at Brandywine Cottage


Outstanding! Excellent! Beautiful! Another wonderful project! Sceitse is the fourth in a series of publications from the Irish Society of Botanical Artists and continues the high standards of material, design and production of Aibítir – The Irish Alphabet in Botanical Art (2014), Plandaí Oidhreachta – Heritage Irish Plants (2016) and Éireannnach – Celebrating Native Plants … Continue reading Sceitse

For the Love of Snowdrops.

Anne Repnow is a "snowdrop friend" living in Germany. We met some years back, across the internet, in various Facebook groups where snowdrop enthusiasts share photographs of whichever cultivars are currently in flower in their gardens, where people share experiences, ask for advice and, generally, chat about snowdrops. As well as participating in several other … Continue reading For the Love of Snowdrops.