Finding those Garden Design Ideas

Finding those inspirational garden design ideas is often no more challenging than booking a holiday or researching a holiday location Today, more than ever before with the help of the Internet it is ridiculously simple to search out others recommendations for any given area of interest, in any given location, whether it be alpine gardens or a grand courtyard garden incorporating architecture and planting design ideas. The … Continue reading

Garden ideas from other peoples Gardens

Visiting other people gardens is a great way to discover new garden design ideas and get some inspiring gardening tips into the bargain. Is this just a British thing or are there schemes in other countries where the general public are invited in to private gardens. The British do not appear to worry too much about the security issues involved. Gardeners in … Continue reading

Gardeners World – A Gentle Gardening Life in Gascony

Gardeners World – Gascony France Gascony in the late Autumn is a wonderful place for a gardener. With a fragrant ancient rose in my front basket, I rode a vintage bicycle through the rolling countryside, passing through tiny villages, long since settled deep into the countryside, as much a part of the land as the crops and the great flocks of birds … Continue reading

Gardeners World – A Leaf from the Gardeners in Catalan

Gardeners World – Catalonia Spain Taking a solitary stroll around the Catalonian hilltop village, Castelló d’Empúries, I spy the thriving allotments of the locals. I have devoured the excellent local cuisine, and am eager take a closer look at the fresh produce and a gardener’s life in Northern Spain. There is a sleepy ancient town in Spain, where quaint allotments nestle … Continue reading

Gardeners World – A Patch in the Garden of Ghana

Gardeners World – Ghana “Come to my garden!” my companion was insistent. We were squatting in the dust together outside her makeshift bedroom, eating fatty cow’s hoof, tomato broth and pounded plantain and cassava from the same bowl with our right hands. I was curious. As the weeks had passed by I had received many pressing invitations from the villagers … Continue reading