Growing your own Pumpkin

Growing your own Pumpkin

Now is the perfect time to sow Pumpkin Seeds ready for the Autumn!  They are so easy and the seeds are big enough for kids to handle and sow for themselves.  Here’s how: Fill a pot with seed compost (make sure the pot has holes at the bottom) and place 1 seed...
Frost on the Leaves Photoshoot

Frost on the Leaves Photoshoot

I was really proud to be asked to collaborate with other creative professionals on a styled wedding photoshoot in the Autumn of 2016. It took place in woodland in Surrey with the theme ‘Frost on the Leaves’.  The group wanted to explore the beauty of a late English...

Spring is in the Air

Although its been drizzling most of the day here in Surrey today, it definitely feels like Spring is in the air.  The Snowdrops are out, the Daffs and Crocus are coming and I saw a Robin collecting material for its next today. But the main reason I know Spring is on...

Working Partnerships

I have been working with the team at Space&Matter over the last year on a project in Hampstead.  They have renovated a mews house from top to bottom and wanted some input on planting for a small courtyard and living wall on the roof terrace.  It was a challenging...

Having a . . . bulb moment

One of the easiest ways to add colour and interest to your garden is to plant bulbs.  There is a bulb for every time of year. From Snowdrops in the Winter to Alliums in the Summer. TOP TIPS: Plant bulbs in groups of odd numbers for a naturalistic look that has impact....