June 2015



Meet the Laidees – a book review by Katherine Crouch

June 22, 2015

What is it with gardening that it seems determined to be stuck in a genteel 1950s? I couldn’t believe this title. But it has one of the very best photographers, so I thought we ought to have a look. Anne Wareham, editor.           First Ladies of Gardening:  Pioneer designers and dreamers. […]

I’m not renewing my RHS Membership by Julieanne Porter

June 3, 2015

Having just been exposed to the expensive bonanza which is Chelsea, it seemed appropriate to look at the issue of garden costs again. This time the issue is the cost of RHS membership. This is a little close to my heart because the Veddw used to be a Partnership Garden. Until we realised that we simply […]