Tag Archive: Botanic Gardens

A visit to the Botanic Gardens

It has been a long time since I spent an afternoon at the Botanic Gardens in Dublin but this weekend I got to spend a sun filled afternoon exploring the greenhouses and gardens… Continue reading

Am I Falling for Grasses??!

I have never really been a massive fan of grass plants in a garden. I think it is more that I have never really seen them done right or seen them used in… Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday – Down Stream

Sweet Pea Dreams

To spread some cheer on a Monday morning, I decided to share an ultimate summer flower with you all. I don’t think you can have summer without mountains and mountains of sweet pea.… Continue reading

Supporting Wildlife

Wildlife and gardens really do go hand in hand…. well in my eyes they do anyway! This is why I am on a mission in my own garden to introduce a lot more… Continue reading

Flowers from the Cosmos

Okay this flower may not be from the Cosmos but it is called Cosmos! To be official it is called Asteraceae Cosmos ‘Sea shells Mixed’. On a recent trip to The Botanic Gardens,… Continue reading

A Visit to the Rose Garden at The Botanic Gardens

So yes my love affair with roses still burns strong and last week I was treated to a great display of them in the Botanic Gardens. I went on an extremely warm sunny… Continue reading

A Day Spent With Art and Plants

One of the highlights of 2012 for me was my many visits to the Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin. One of the best visits I paid to the gardens was in September when the gardens… Continue reading

Golden Girls Moment

On a recent trip to the Botanic Gardens, I had a Golden Girls moment when I walked into one of the palm houses.  For those of you who do not know who the… Continue reading