Author Archives: Alistair

Juniperus horizontalis Limeglow

Juniperus horizontalis Limeglow After moving into our new house in February we pondered for a couple of weeks as to how the garden, front and back should look. We decided on a complete change from our usual style  for the front, … Continue reading

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Euphorbia griffithii fireglow

The Euphorbia griffithii fireglow is a very striking herbaceous perennial. Euphorbia griffithii fireglow

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Thalictrum Delavayi Hewitt’s Double

Thalictrum Delavayi Hewitt’s Double The Thalictrum Delavayi Hewitt’s Double differs considerably from the majority of the Thalictrums grown in our gardens

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Hosta Blue Mouse Ears

Hosta Blue Mouse Ears The Hosta Blue Mouse Ears quickly develops into a sturdy wee cracker of a plant.

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Echinacea purpurea magnus

Echinacea purpurea magnus Not really sure if  Echinacea purpurea magnus goes well with the yellow Rudbeckia, at least the painted lady butterfly likes it.

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