Get Garden Updates by Email

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

The Gardening Coach

Catharine Howard is the Gardening Coach. Contact her for gardening advice and visit for more information.

May 22, 2010 | Oh no a surfeit of church rooves AND insomnia

but the upside of not being in bed asleep is that  I can grab the moment of slack to post this image, taken 12 days ago, of the the high art of  old shrub rose training.  Carried out to perfection and  executed at Sissinghurst (where else?).  Rosa Ispahan, a damask rose,  captured on camera newly [...]



May 10, 2010 | So this is it - off to see the Bishop in Kent

Loved the Bish who presided over a long confirmation service in a very plain Edwardian Church.  We are  deep in Kent.  A bit of  a long one before the promised cuppa and cake back at my old school.  Lady in front, dressed to kill in fabulous pink coat with nails and specs matching,  was studying [...]



May 10, 2010 | Trilliums run riot in nut grove

Taking over along with white bluebulls, regal fern and our ladies bed straw.  Superb ground cover at Sissinghurst

Like it? Click to share, tweet and save

Hide Sites

$$(‘div.d270′).each( function(e) { e.visualEffect(’slide_up’,{duration:0.5}) });