40 days to go

40 days to go

A quick dash out to check on some new trees arriving in a client’s garden, and a chance to see how the mass tulip planting is working out.  The new monkey puzzle looked  extraordinary, and the bulbs  a deliciously peach colour against the pittosporum and stipa behind.  It was lovely to see all the pale orange/apricot […]

The Outdoor Kitchen

The Outdoor Kitchen

My timing is impeccable. Heatwave over, it’s pouring outside and I’m writing about the next best thing since sliced bread: the outdoor kitchen. Despite our climate, people are looking at outdoor space, not just to look nice,but to make it part of their life and lifestyle. Pour yourself a generous Pimms, think sunshine and imagine… […]