Lost the plot... tales from the potting shed

Josef Frank: Patterns, Furniture, Painting

You still have time to catch this exciting and vibrant exhibition – it’s on until 7 May 2017, at the Fashion & Textile Museum in Bermondsey Street, London. We loved it, such a fresh and …

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Coastal and Mediterranean Gardening

Being Brighton gardeners we’re very conscious of the challenges that face those of us with exposed or  southern coastal gardens. A year or two back…

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March gem: Iris unguicularis

Our lead picture was taken today but this lovely miniature iris has been in flower for about a month now.  What a favourite this little…

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Antique Hunting for your Garden!

One of our favourite occupations – aside from gardening of course – is to explore ways to refresh the look of the garden by antique…

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Celebrating the Seasons

Each month here at the Garden House we spend one evening celebrating the time of year. These evenings are for lovers of gardens, plants, food…

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Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening


Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
 by Robert Frost (1874-1963) Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village…

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Today I must....sow basil seeds under glass…

Sow basil under the protection of glass at a minimum temperature of 13 degrees C (55 degrees F).  Prick out into a tray and slowly harden off.  Plant out when all risk of frost has passed.

Diary...upcoming events

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Book now... History of Gardens and Plants: 4-session course

Starting Tuesday 2 May 2017

Explore the history of gardens and plants with expert Pat Dauncey. Pat will be…

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Starting Tuesday 25 April 2017

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A Celebration of the Seasons: monthly session

Join us each month to celebrate the season, and enjoy a taste of the…

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Starting Tuesday 2 May 2017

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History of Gardens and Plants: 4-session course

Explore the history of gardens and plants with expert Pat Dauncey. Pat will be…

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Wednesday 03 May 2017

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Mindfulness Practice in the Garden

Join us at the Garden House for a mindfulness practice workshop. This one-off class…

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Starts Wednesday 17 May 2017

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Improve Your Gardening Skills: 4-Session Course

This 4-session course will enable you to consolidate your learning from our Beginner Gardening…

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