There’s two things in life that Charles and his team love the most, and that’s chocolate and being outdoors! So when they combine the two to make an Easter egg hunt around Ashridge forest; it couldn’t get any better for us. We’ll be there with Master and Miss Hill junior making the most of our[…]
I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud by William Wordsworth. I wandered lonely as a cloud That floats on high o’er vales and hills, When all at once I saw a crowd, A host, of golden daffodils; Beside the lake, beneath the trees, Fluttering and dancing in the breeze.
Now is the time to sow seeds to encourage butterflies and bees into your garden. Try cornflower, lavatera, sweet william and lupin, sow March-June to flower June-October. Perfect flowers for pollinators!
Top tips from Charles on what you can be doing next month in your garden (or alternatively ignore the following, put the kettle on and let us do it for you!) Fix fences: Before your beautiful plants start rearing their heads, now is a good time to walk across your garden borders to fix fences, gates[…]
Together in the garden! It’s never too young to get your children involved in the fun world of gardening!! Despite our son being 6 months old, and who wouldn’t know the difference between a plant and a snail, I enjoy carrying him around in the sling and pruning (carefully!) with him watching on. My[…]
It’s official the new website has arrived! We have had many new arrivals in the past year, a niece and a brand new baby Hill, Eddie, to perhaps one day follow in his fathers green toed footsteps and now a sparkly new website. This has been a long journey of pruning the old website content,[…]
This winter has been very mild and the wettest on record. Our lavenders haven’t been very impressed at all! Unfortunately, as you’ve probably discovered, there isn’t a lot you can do about rain! However, on a positive note, the clocks have sprung forward and the temperature has risen and it feels like summer is very[…]