Succisa pratensis, also known as devil’s-bit scabiousRead more "Plant of the Week"
Peaches are one of our favourite fruits to grow and although they are one of our most challenging crops the exquisite flavour of one picked straight from the tree makes the effort all worthwhile! Our first fruits are produced in late June by the variety Amsden June, we continue cropping three other varieties under glass […]Read more "More peaches"
Rose : Paul McCartneyRead more "Plant of the Week"
Rosa Moyesii var. GeraniumRead more "Plant of the Week"
Persicaria Amplexicaulis – P. Pink ElephantRead more "Plant of the Week"
Our meadows have been so beautiful all year, but now we are at the end of summer its time for cutting. We leave them late so that all the wildflowers can set seed but need to start cutting in the orchard as soon as the first of our apples are ready. The season starts with […]Read more "Meadow cutting"
July is the time of high summer and the borders are in full swing. Most of our late summer plantings are in the ground and watching them develop is a joy. But already we need to start looking ahead to next season. If we can get some seeds in now, then they can be grown on […]Read more "July Newsletter: In the garden"