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Date with the Queen of the Night

I got the call this week from my friend Umberto Garbuio to come and see his exquisite Queen of the Night plant in full bloom. 585 more words


Coral's a charm

Last weekend was a hectic one. After delivering to Debbie in Edmunton, I headed over to Guildford to deliver and set up for Poli and Martin’s big day. 487 more words

A burst of English beauty

Last Thursday saw me rising before the sun and making my way to my flower wholesaler to pick up the flowers for Elle and Charlie’s wedding. 229 more words


Prior to receiving a large garbage bag full of roots with the instructions to plant them in sun at the same depth at which they were previously planted; I’d never payed any attention to peonies.   640 more words

My Garden

Prune to preserve the sweet scent of mock orange

Our two mock orange shrubs are full of blooms right now, but they haven’t been pruned in many years and they are very tall and lanky with a lot of dead wood, and look terrible the rest of the time. 272 more words


Perfume in the Winter Garden

Louise better known as Wellywoman wrote the other day about the perfumed plants in her winter garden and invited us to join with her and… 566 more words

Month By Month

Statement planting

Statement planting

These two centurians are designed to mark the entrance to communal flats, bold plants that have been structurally pruned, that should state “walk this way… 146 more words

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