December 2011



We need more secret gardens by Andrew Leslie

December 22, 2011

The book ‘The Secret Garden’ was an important part of the childhood of many of us and has possibly inspired many people’s garden making. It provides the basis of this piece about the current aesthetic of gardens. This is our Christmas piece and I wish all our readers the Christmas that they long for and […]

A Photographer’s Response to Rory Stuart by Charles Hawes

December 14, 2011

I was hoping we might hear from photographers in response to Rory Stuart’s piece, and we did –  and this one was clearly too long to go in the ‘comments’. This discussion clearly moves the ball next into the garden owner’s and the (current) garden editors’ courts. The enormous response we got from the last piece […]