With the change in weather (and colour of the leaves) comes a good reminder to tidy up from the season just gone. Check out these tips to help you clear away summer’s paraphernalia (children’s toys, grown-up gadgets, broken pots…) and complete projects not quite finished. Pack up the summer kitchen Unless you and your friends are very hardy, the weather for outdoor dining is now at its end. So it’s time to clean your barbecue,
Modern Gardens asked for help solving a tricky space problem for their July mag – and I had designed a garden with a similar problem 1.7m wide x 24m long. I had to find a solution for a garden only 1.7 wide x 24m long. I broke it down into sections of lush low maintenance plants with decking and a private dining area in the middle, hidden from view. In So secret in fact that Modern Gardens didn’t want to use the pictures of
Bob is very popular at this time of year. So popular in fact that the flower sellers at New Covent Garden Market are queuing (as I’m taking these pictures) for his beautiful English Hydrangeas. I am doing the flowers for a wedding at Claridges next week and am using his flowers – unless there is a frost or it snows in which case …I’m not good with compromise!