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 [...]