Lost the plot... tales from the potting shed

Getting Ready for Bulb Planting

Now is the time to plan ahead and buy bulbs for Christmas forcing, and for spring outdoor displays. It is well worth ordering catalogues from specialist growers such as Peter Nyssen, Petrichor, Avon

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Upcoming Specialist Gardening Talks

Following the great success of Rose Hardy’s talk early this year we have invited her back on Friday 2 October 2015 to talk about late flowering perennials. Hardy’s…

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Our Visit to Hauser & Wirth in Somerset

If you are traveling to the West Country this late summer or autumn do visit the Hauser & Wirth gallery at Bruton in Somerset –…

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What to do on a Wet Friday morning…

Well, we decided to visit the gardens at Parham House! Even in the pouring rain, the colourful herbaceous borders were bursting with colour – www.parhaminsussex.co.uk

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Sussex Cottage Garden OPEN DAYS – 2 & 3 August

Beautiful Sussex cottage garden, I Rose Cottage in Golden Cross, OPEN on Sunday 2 August to fundraise for Lewes Saturday Circles. 11-5 pm.  Also OPEN Monday 3…

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Watercolour Inspiration in the Garden

Back in June this year, our 4-session workshop with Brighton-based artist, Kate Osborne, inspired a group of garden lovers to be more expressive with watercolour.  With Kate’s…

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Today I must....feed my autumn-flowering bulbs…

Feed autumn-flowering bulbs growing in your lawn or naturalising elsewhere in your garden with a dressing of bone meal.

Diary...upcoming events

Book now... Gardening from Scratch: 6-session course

Thursday 01 October 2015

Have fun and get inspired as you learn the basics about gardening. Our Thursday…

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Friday 11 September 2015

Evening talk: Mushroom Magic

Join us for a light supper and an entertaining illustrated talk on all things…

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Sunday 20 September 2015

Mushroom Magic Forage in West Sussex

Following on from his fascinating talk, Mushroom Magic, fungi and foraging expert Geoff Dann…

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Friday 25 September 2015

Come to our MacMillan Coffee Morning!

Come to The Garden House and support the World’s Biggest Coffee Morning, Macmillan…

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Saturday 26 September 2015

Fascinated by Ferns

Fern expert Neil Timm is looking forward to travelling down from his specialist nursery and…

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