February 2018

February 2018

  Just a drop by Catherine the Garden Lady We love February. From the wonderful colours and the first signs of spring snowdrops to the scent of romance and Valentine’s Day popping up right in the middle of the month. Although usually the coldest time of the year, it...
January 2018

January 2018

New Year, New Garden by Catherine the Garden Lady January can be an awful month – the miserable weather and short days leave us with little energy, especially after Christmas, and there is certainly not much happening in our gardens at this time of year. Times like...
December 2017

December 2017

‘Tis the season to reflect! I can’t believe it’s December already – as I get older, Christmas just seems to come around so much faster! During the cold and darker days and with all the festivities coming up, your mind may not be on the garden so much...
November 2017

November 2017

Getting in Shape by Catherine the Garden Lady As we move into late autumn, the days are getting shorter and the garden is beginning to look increasingly bare with only grasses and late-flowering perennials adding colour and interest. But don’t be downhearted for...
February 2017

February 2017

Plan ahead during Winter by Catherine the Garden Lady Not much is going on in our gardens at this time of year. With winter gardening, the weather is miserable and February can be quite a dull month. A bit of horticulture and vigorous gardening will restore your...
January 2017

January 2017

Take thyme to enjoy your winter garden by Catherine the Garden Lady This is usually the coldest time of year and some of us do not like to work outside in the cold weather to partake in winter gardening. However, now is a wonderful time to enjoy your winter garden....