August 2018 – Back to the Fuchsias

August 2018 – Back to the Fuchsias

Back to the Fuchsias We love August for its long, halcyon days and as it’s generally a lazy month for gardening, take time to enjoy your garden.  Soak up the bright colours and heady scents from Roses such as Gertrude Jekyll. The secret to creating a glorious,...
July 2018 – The heat of the moment

July 2018 – The heat of the moment

The heat of the moment by Catherine the Garden Lady We love July for long hot days the abundant bees, blooms and produce. This period – sometimes called the dog days of summer is often the hottest time of the year, also the time when many people start to take their...
June 2018 – Flutter of Red

June 2018 – Flutter of Red

Flutter of Red  by Catherine the Garden Lady We love June for a month full of colour and heady scents. We have all been dreaming about the summer after the long winter, a month to full in love with flowers in abundance so showering you with petals could not be easier....
August 2017

August 2017

High Summer – Written by Catherine the Garden Lady Summer is a wonderful time of year with homegrown produce to be enjoyed and an abundance of blooms, bees and butterflies to look at. Some people may say that August is a nostalgic month with all of us...
July 2017

July 2017

On the wild side by Catherine the Garden Lady Mid-summer can certainly put a smile on your face and the many fragrances coming from your garden can trigger long-forgotten memories. There are many plants, shrubs and climbers such as Jasmine and Honeysuckle that have...
June 2017

June 2017

Sit back and relax by Catherine the Garden Lady Summer gardening in June is bound to raise the spirits with its colourful flowers, intoxicating scents, soft warm grass and lovely sunny weather. There is certainly a lot to do in the garden at this time of year but...