Informative & inspirational events, talks, courses & workshops

There's always so much happening in the world of gardening - here we keep you posted on places we've visited, experts we've spoken with, and the things we just love doing...

Trees for small gardens

Saturday 6 February 2010

Choosing a tree for a small garden takes a good deal of thought and planning. If you choose a tree that is too large it may need to be ...

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The Giant Carrot childrens book

Thursday 4 February 2010

We just love it when we see children being inspired to garden and grow! Top of our current list of inspirational childrens gardening ...

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Join us on our visit to South Africa!

Saturday 30 January 2010

The Garden House has arranged to take a group of gardening enthusiasts to South Africa in October.  We are so looking forward to this ...

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Prunus x subhirtella ‘Autumnalis’

Saturday 23 January 2010

Looking for a winter-flowering tree for your garden? During the rather dreary months from late autumn to early spring there are a small ...

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Be inspired by RHS Wisley

Friday 22 January 2010

I was so pleased to read Elspeth’s Thompson’s article in last Sunday’s Telegraph  (14 January www.telegraph.co.uk/gardening) extolling ...

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Plant of the moment Sarcococca

Thursday 21 January 2010

Sarcococca – common name, Christmas box or sweet box What a plant – this evergreen shrub has so much going for it – it is evergreen, ...

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Snowy gardenscape

Sunday 10 January 2010

Pretty though the garden is under a layer of fresh snow, arent you just panicking about your plants?! Wondering whether theyll recover, ...

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Coming soonGarden House events March-April 2010

Wednesday 6 January 2010

Plan ahead! Although some details are yet to be confirmed, here’s a quick taster of whats to come in March and April 2010! All ...

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Festive wreath-making!

Sunday 6 December 2009

The aroma of mulled cider, the scent of eucalyptus and pine – what else could it be but wreath-making at The Garden House! Bridgette ...

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Sussex Prairie gardens, Henfield

Tuesday 24 November 2009

Today we visited the 6-acre Sussex Prairie garden near Henfield www.sussexprairies.co.uk absolutely inspirational if you love ...

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Coming soonGarden House events for Jan-Feb 2010

Monday 23 November 2009

Although some dates and prices are yet to be confirmed we thought youd like a taster of whats to come in early 2010! January: Saturday ...

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New Yorks High Line elevated park

Friday 20 November 2009

Whilst in New York last week I took the opportunity to walk along the length of Manhattan’s latest public space, the High Line. This ...

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