Burning Virginia Creeper

Virginia creeper is a great climber in my eyes! While it is not as showy and as colourful as other climbers I love the very dense foliage. It also has a great ability to… Continue reading

Fading Beauty

    It is coming to that time of year when my favourite flowers are starting to fade and disappear for the winter. But even though the colour is starting to fade from… Continue reading

A cloud of flowers

I think a cloud is the best way to describe this plant! It really does look like a cloud of flowers billowing out from the back of the flower bed. I love how… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday – Red sky at night

Sunflowers shine on

I was so happy last week to stumble across a few sunflowers that were still putting on a great display of beaming colour from the middle of a jam packed flowerbed. You might remember… Continue reading

A New Garden Helper

I think it is time to introduce you all to my new garden helper! Meet Lola my new labrador puppy!! I have to say it is amazing to have a little companion to… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday – Force

Hydrangea in Bloom

I think hydrangea flowers are just a spectacular flower. The flowers look great throughout the entire year. I particularly love them when they are just opening. White flowers are great to watch as… Continue reading

Garden Blog Hall of Fame Winner

Well I have a bit of an announcement to make!! If you follow me on twitter or if you were following the twitter feed of the Garden Bloggers Conference in Atlanta you may… Continue reading

Beyond The Garden Wall – June Blake’s Garden Wicklow

Late summer is one of my favourite times to visit gardens, as you will see in the coming weeks, as I finally get around to writing up posts on some of the amazing… Continue reading