Cowslip flowers

Do you grow cowslips?

In a previous blogging life I wrote a short post about cowslips (Primula veris), and why every garden should have some. That was over five years ago now, but it remains the most viewed post on my old blog (The Garden Deli), and still gets regular visits. Cowslips, it seems, are popular plants. In a […]

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Rose and sweet pea bouquet

Podcasts for flower lovers

I first began listening to podcasts when I discovered there was a whole world of food programmes available to download and enjoy… Radio Cherry Bombe is still my go-to podcast when I’m in the kitchen. Things got even better when I discovered there were podcasts for gardeners too. Now I can listen and learn, be […]

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Purple crocus flowers

Five plants for spring colour

Has anyone else had enough of the grey clouds and muddy ground? I’m craving some colour – a burst of yellow, a rush of purple or a splash of orange. The garden is starting to show signs of spring growth, with the daffodils pushing up through the cold ground and buds beginning to form on […]

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