Lost the plot... tales from the potting shed

All Things Wood…

January/February is the ideal time to look at the bare bones structure of your garden, and to make some decisions about what stays, what needs moving, and what just has to go – especially when …

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Happy New Year to gardeners!

Amazingly we managed to pick all the below plants in bloom a few days ago.  Not an ideal time for the garden, but despite all…

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A Favourite Winter Poem…

Falling Snow by Alan Williams See how they fall An infinity of heavenly aspirations Come to convert the world With a deep and even purity.…

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Julia’s Propagation Notebook: part 1

Julia Widdows is a great Garden House friend who has volunteered to write a regular notebook on the fascinating subject of propogation (thank you Julia!).  …

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The Garden House Festive Fayre

Join us here at the Garden House on Friday 08 December for mulled cider, stollen and carol singing (at 6.00), as well as classy presents…

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We love: Winter Chrysanthemums

We’ve just returned from another fabulous Garden House trip to Japan, the land of carefully clipped, harmonious and meditative gardens. In amongst this sea of…

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Jan
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Today I must....start tidying my borders…

Start by cutting back herbaceous perennials, but consider leaving them in certain areas if seed heads and hollow stems are useful for over-wintering wildlife.

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Book now... Evening Event: wines of Portugal and Madeira

Friday 23 February 2018

Join our latest wine-tasting workshop with expert Henry Butler of local wine merchant The

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Wednesday 31 January 2018

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Further Steps in Gardening: 6-session course

An ideal follow-on from our Gardening from Scratch course (if you recently finished it),…

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Friday 23 February 2018

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Evening Event: wines of Portugal and Madeira

Join our latest wine-tasting workshop with expert Henry Butler of local wine merchant The

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Starts Thursday 19 April 2018

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Botany for Gardeners: 4-session course

Four-week course of practical studies comprising 4x 3hour sessions. It will involve an introduction…

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Wednesday 20 June 2018

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Garden House trip to Dorset & Somerset

We are delighted to have finalised our summer trip to Dorset and Somerset and…

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