Gardening – Therapy

I am writing this after one of those vanishingly rare Sundays when having enough time to spare to spend the best part of the day in the garden has coincided with the most glorious warm spring sunshine and it has been blissful. It strikes me that if we all spent more time out in our …

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Gucci’s Flora Garden for the Chelsea Flower Show

Anemone Landscapes of Herefordshire are proud to announce they have been chosen to construct Gucci’s Flora garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2014. Anemone Landscapes, a small family run business based in Ross-on-Wye, will be constructing The Gucci Garden designed by Sarah Eberle, multi award winning designer, at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show …

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Gardening in March

I love March, it’s one of my favourite months of the year, there’s so much anticipation in the garden and as the level of light is rising life is responding to it. Bright and cheery daffodils shine out from borders, dainty little violets and primroses nestle into grassy banks and under trees where the first …

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In anticipation

In these still short monochrome days of late winter I find it difficult to picture the garden as it is in summer, full to bursting with brilliant colour.  Looking at photographs I took last year of flowers in full bloom, they are startling in their brightness, with colours just too vibrant, too flamboyant almost shameless, …

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‘Getting into Shape’

How many new year resolutions revolve around coming to terms with the excesses of the festive season and deciding to get ourselves back into some sort of shape? Just as in the human form, most of us see a more shapely garden as a more attractive one and what better time to look over our …

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A Nice Surprise

Most of us like a surprise – well a nice one anyway – and having a garden means that we don’t have to wait for a birthday or Christmas for something unexpected to pop up out of the undergrowth. Having a new garden means that I’m finding surprises all over the place, like an enormous …

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