From the Team

April 19 2011

I’m looking forward to the bumper holiday period ahead and the opportunity to get stuck into some work in the garden. With the rate of growth so rapid at the moment, what I really must do is to get my stakes and supports in place.

February 14 2011

I know so many people who are champing at the bit for the clocks to change and who seem to have existed in a state of suspended animation over the winter. It doesn’t have to be like that.

October 17 2010

Here's my second entry on the subject of autumn - it's my favourite time of year so I can't help but be enthused as summer finally gives way to mists and mellowness...

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

October 11 2010

Visited Holbrook Gardens, near Tiverton in Devon at the weekend. Gardened by Martin Hughes-Jones and Susan Proud, this innovative garden takes its inspiration from natural plant communities…

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

August 10 2010

I recently received an email telling me of the forthcoming conference No Plants, No Planet: Horticulture making a world of difference. Organised by the Institute of Horticulture, the conference aims to tackle some of the most challenging issues facing horticulture today...

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

June 24 2010

If you're ever over in Dublin, it's well worth making time to visit some of the area's fine gardens, all within easy reach of the city. I visited this selection as part of my trip to Ireland's premier gardening show Bloom, which I blogged about a little while ago.

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

June 11 2010

Following hot on the heals of the Chelsea Flower Show is Ireland's own premier show, Bloom. The five-day show is Ireland’s largest gardening event with over 20 show gardens, a floral marquee, stall and tempting artisan farmers' market.…

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

May 13 2010

We went for an evening walk to our local bluebell wood. It’s a seasonal tradition, nipping there just before dusk as the low sunlight filters through the fresh green leaves of the spring canopy…

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

April 12 2010

What a wonderful weekend’s weather – there is finally a sense that we gardeners can get on with things. Inevitably all those spring jobs suddenly need doing all at once…

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

March 30 2010

I don’t get up to London that much these days so when I do I try to make the most of my time in the big city…

Blog by deputy editor, Sorrel Everton

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