Gardeners in cheltenham

Dove Cottage Nurseries

After finishing my training at RHS Wisley nearly 5 years ago, gulp, I spent some time working in rural Holland as described in other places on this site. One afternoon while busy working in the Nursery, a lovely but out of place Yorkshire lilt was audible across the beds. I said hello and spent a delightful few hours speaking [...]

Amazing Winter Protection – Cycas Revoluta

On a recent trip to Japan I visited Katsura Rikyu, the Imperial villa. Our equivalent may be Chequers. This was my second visit to the garden and it has to be one of the best in world. I cannot say what the material is made from as the translation did not come across clearly [...]

Cheltenham Garden Maintenance

Always concentrating on the job at hand means I very rarely remember to record the work. Here a client very kindly recorded a tree being felled in his Cheltenham Garden. The client had decided that it was a time for a change in their Tivoli garden, Cheltenham and wanted to remove a group of conifers. They kindly filmed [...]

Some Friends Came to Visit…….

and one of them is a good photographer… Lythrum ‘Zigeuner Blut’ and Geranium ‘Orion’ in my Cheltenham garden Jason Brooks in my Cheltenham Garden Veronicastrum ‘Fascination’ in my Cheltenham garden Melianthus major in my Cheltenham gardens Part of my extraordinary [...]