A feature of many gardens which open to the public is that of constant change, perpetual renewal, ceaseless novelty and chronic frivolity, all in an effort to remain interesting and to attract paying visitors. Last year’s “height-of-fashion” and “must-have” plants have been discarded and the “latest thing” has been installed to be, in turn, discarded … Continue reading Sincerity in the Garden!
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A Special Garden, Very special!
There are a few gardens you walk into and feel all is perfectly comfortable. Is that an old age description, I wonder? However, I'm sure you know what I mean - not a matter of comfortable armchairs and slippers - but that feeling in a garden when everything fits together in an apparent effortless manner, … Continue reading A Special Garden, Very special!
A Garden Worth the Visit
Some gardens are worth visiting again and again; each visit a joy and an opportunity to steep in the accomplishment of a wonderful gardener. I have been visiting this same garden for many years without ever thinking beyond the obviously simple fact that I have always enjoyed being there and that I have never been … Continue reading A Garden Worth the Visit