Jingle bells, jingle bells…

I can’t believe we are already into December.  This year has flown.  Although today is another mild day we have had some sharp frosts and a few days of cold North winds so if you haven’t done so already get your tender plants into a sheltered or frost-free spot. The frosts mean dahlias have now […]


The beginning of the month is  your last chance to get your Spring bulbs planted.  However, resist  the  temptation to plant snowdrops .  They are much more successful if planted “in the green” in the Spring.  This is just after they have flowered before the leaves die back. Old leaves can be removed from Hellebores as the new buds […]