I love roses and I can’t remember a time when roses weren’t in my life. As a small child, I remember that Grandad had 6 standard rose trees standing to attention in circular beds cut into the lawn. 520 more words
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Keep The Green Clean and Ghost Wood / Greenstead Slopes have both been given prestigious RHS Neighbourhood Awards from Colchester in Bloom!
Two of the ‘Greenstead Wombles’, along with myself, went along to the Colchester in Bloom AGM this evening to receive both of the fabulous framed certificates from the Deputy Mayor of Colchester, Cllr Theresa Higgins. 89 more words
How often do we subscribe to organisations or take out memberships and yet fail to take full advantage of them? I have been signed up to the Royal Horticultural Society for almost 20 years, and the National Trust for longer (having joined at birth, obviously), but take advantage of little that they offer, very rarely. 878 more words
Eight major gardens are to spearhead a new partnership between the National Trust, a conservation charity, and the Historic and Botanic Garden Trainee (HBGTP) Programme… 410 more words