Monthly Archives: June 2016

Garden Bloggers’ Foliage Day.

In his book:  Foliage Plants, Christopher Lloyd wrote: ‘For it is an indisputable fact that appreciation of foliage comes at a late stage in our education, if it comes at all’. I suppose learning to love leaves is an acquired taste, … Continue reading

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Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day. June Delights.

I have said before on this blog that if our gardens are not full of flowers in June,we might as well hang up our gardening gloves. This is the month that it is all happening. I am not a tidy gardener and I cram … Continue reading

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A Celebration of June.

The  best of the year has arrived, its crowning glory. Now at last, it is the time for the floral aristocrats; roses and irises, poppies and peonies.  These flowers look as if they are cut out of rich fabrics; silks, taffeta and … Continue reading

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