Etikett: Gärten zu besuchen

Frühjahrsputz

It may not feel like spring yet but the days are getting longer and on a particularly drizzly afternoon the buckets come out and the greenhouse is scrubbed from head to toe with toothbrushes for the tricky bits. Any overwintering pests and diseases will hopefully be scrubbed away ready for the spring seed sowing. There’sFinde mehr heraus

Fantastische Früchte und fabelhafte Herbstfarbe

Die erstaunlichen Beeren von Clerodendrum trichotomum var fargesii sehen aus wie etwas, das ein Kind aus metallfarbenem Spielteig gemacht hat, und halten gut, da sie für die Vögel vermutlich nicht sehr ansprechend sind. Our quince and apple harvest has been very good this year and I’m looking forward to trying the Chicken of theFinde mehr heraus

Autumn Around the Corner

The borders still have plenty of colour with Asters, Chrysanthemum, Sedums and Rudbeckias all still steaming ahead but Autumn is definitely just around the corner and the cool mornings remind us to start lifting tender perennials and get some logs piled up in the wood store. We finally harvested our first crop of ‘fun sizedbananas. It’sFinde mehr heraus

RHS Cosmos Trial

Even more gripping than Helen Archer’s story line, our RHS Cosmos trial is at its height now. Come and choose your favourite and you might win a garden season ticket for next year and influence the judges to give an award of garden merit. There are still some places on our Kitchen Garden workshop on the 24thFinde mehr heraus

Skulptur in den Gärten

Our annual sculpture show in the gardens will run until 14th August with 15 artists from the South East showing over 70 pieces of work. Everything is for sale with prices from £15 to £8000. With the beautiful backdrop of our 12 acres of gardens it makes a great afternoon visit with the possibility ofFinde mehr heraus

Sculpture In The Garden

Our annual sculpture show is on until the 14th of August with fifteen artists from the south east showing over 70 pieces of work. Everything is for sale with prices from £15 to £8000. With the beautiful backdrop of our 12 acres of gardens it makes a great afternoon visit with the possibility of a little retailFinde mehr heraus

Celebrate the Queen of the Borders

The delphiniums are budding up nicely and should be looking at their spectacular best for the start of the festival next weekend.   On Sunday 19th we will be joined by Andy Garland and the Radio Kent Sunday Gardening Team, broadcasting their show live from the garden. In the afternoon the Delphinium Society will beFinde mehr heraus

Wirf nie eine Schlagkraft, bis du rauskommst

Die Mai-Blüte war dieses Jahr ein echtes David Hockney-Bild entlang der Gassen und Hecken, aber wir werfen definitiv keine Schlagkraft’ Jetzt! (Ich wurde gerade darüber informiert, dass unser Praktikant dieses alte Sprichwort noch nie gehört hat, das uns rät, unsere Westen bis zum Mai in voller Blüte zu tragen). I’m a big fanFinde mehr heraus

Big Blowsy Blooms in the Bearded Iris Border

The collection of over 100 bearded irises which are growing on the hot south facing border of the walled garden are just starting their season this weekif we get some sunshine they’ll really have hit their stride by the weekend making a carpet of mixed colours. The Japanese wisteria over the entrance to theFinde mehr heraus