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From Strife and Strive to Thrive and Survive

I have been blessed with some gifts, but being green fingered isn’t one of them. Earlier this summer, I was house sitting for my parents while they were on holiday. 621 more words

Nan Quick’s Diaries for Armchair Travelers

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My newest travel article, about the recent Chelsea Flower Show has just been published.

Here’s the link

http://www.nanquick.com/2014/07/27/the-chelsea-flower-show-of-2014-contemplating-the-biggest-pop-up-gardens-in-the-world/

Best–Nan Quick 

Nan Quick’s Diaries for Armchair Travelers

 

 

Plants

Why Whistles?

Many locals and people passing through the village may have been struck by the display of whistles on the central island in Acocks Green. Yes they are whistles! 224 more words

Acocks Green

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014

On Thursday I was fortunate to be invited to the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show (8-13 July 2014) with my sister, a Garden Designer at… 438 more words

Craft Events

RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2014 - Show Garden Highlights

Chelsea needs to watch her back. Her bigger, louder and brighter sister at Hampton Court Palace is slowly but surely stealing her crown. Chelsea may be smarter, better educated and popular with the establishment, but compared to Hampton Court she is starting to look a little too prim and proper. 1,318 more words

Flowers