March 2010



Christopher Lloyd – His Life at Great Dixter by Stephen Anderton

March 27, 2010
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Reviewed by Jane Powers.
“The author is at his most entertaining when discussing the Daisy-Christo relationship, and it is with some regret that the reader finds her passing away in her favourite’s arms at the end of part one….”

The Things a Garden Centre Won’t Tell You

March 11, 2010

by Suzanne Albinson.
“Perhaps it would behove us to compile a central data base of garden plants, a Wikiplantia perhaps,….”



Pothole Gardens by Felicity Waters

March 10, 2010

“…the photos below show the best form of roadscaping that I have ever seen in the UK….”

I Hate Designing Gardens by Suzanne Albinson

March 4, 2010
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by Suzanne Albinson.
“the client went to a local nursery and purchased a job lot of trees on sale and stuck them in all over the place and completely shot the design…”



The Gardening Animal: The Biology of its Behaviour

March 4, 2010

by Yolanda Elizabet Heuzen.
“….Gardening is mainly about pleasing our inner animal, catering to our body, our senses.”

Suzanne Albinson on Alnwick Gardens

March 1, 2010
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“….However, to earn the right to be called the most innovative, contemporary British garden of the twenty-first century Alnwick Gardens need to step it up a notch..”