The Virtual Chelsea Flower Show 2015

The Virtual Chelsea Flower Show 2015

| May 25, 2015 | 0 Comments

Lesley and I did Chelsea Flower Show 2015 today. Yes, I know it was being dismantled today, but not as far as we were concerned. It was pristine and fabulous. How so? We did it virtual reality style of course! Well increasingly we do all live life at one remove. We know blow by blow of Isil’s […]

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Pets are us!

Pets are us!

| May 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Someone I follow on twitter recently remarked to the world that social media  seemed obsessed with pets and pictures of pets. OK, whoever it was, look away now! ( As the tabloids say when they show pics of some celebrity’s partner on the loose!): I didn’t bother to reply to whoever it was on twitter. […]

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Wild Garlic - 'Snow in Summer'

Wild Garlic – ‘Snow in Summer’

| May 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

I have seen this Wild Garlic out of the corner of my eye for a few days now on one of my rat runs just a few minutes drive from our Bristol garden design studio. But only yesterday did I have time to stop and take a pic: On a steep slope by the road […]

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Background is All

Background is All

| May 6, 2015 | 2 Comments

One is always assured of a welcome at Hegarty Hall. Even if Lesley is busy on the phone telling landscapers to pull their finger out or cajoling nurseries into delivering our plants on the most convenient day, her golden retrievers come bounding out to greet me. And just as her son Patrick has gone from […]

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