January 2016



A slug by any other name by Nick Turrell

January 21, 2016

Well, here’s controversial. It’s well worn debate, but it seems it won’t go away. Should we adopt (and create) common names for plants to save our blushes over the difficulties of using Latin names? What do you think? I believe you predominantly use common names in America already? I guess you have to invent a lot of […]

Re-imagining Nature – a review by James Golden of “Planting in A Post Wild World”

January 8, 2016

The beginning of this review will seems strange to many of our readers outside America, but don’t be put off. I think this book may be important for all serious garden thinkers. Or – does it echo themes which are already very familiar to UK thinkingardeners? Anne Wareham, editor           Since […]