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Kate Glen

Kate Glen

Regular visitors to this blog may have noticed that I am particularly fond of purple flowers, and also rather a fan of salvias. Advertisements

Dyffryn in June

Dyffryn in June

Earlier last month, I enjoyed a tranquil walk around Dyffryn Gardens, covering most of the arboretum and more structured gardens.

Strewn

Strewn

On a recent visit to Dyffryn Gardens, just west of Cardiff, on a fairly dull day, I was mesmerised by the carpet of pink petals strewn across the ground beneath a venerable Cercis siliquastrum, carpeting a lovely set of stone steps.

A Glimpse of Wisley

A Glimpse of Wisley

As well as the wonderful meadows of Camassia that I posted about yesterday, our recent visit to RHS Wisley was full of spring magic.

A Tale of Three Gardens (Part 1)

A Tale of Three Gardens (Part 1)

An evening event at one of Kent’s iconic gardens saw me and my Mum driving east across the country, one sunny morning towards the end of August. We chose to swap the fast but faceless motorways for a scenic route through southern England, and planned in a rather special stop for lunch on the way…