Irises, water lilies and zombies.

Welcome to my blog; what unprecedented times we live in. We are still working 14 hour days seven days a week, but the despatch queue is neither expanding nor shrinking and we are hoping that things will slowly ease. Currently we are despatching 7-10 days from order. Clearly everybody has spent lockdown digging ponds and…

A BIG THANK YOU!

Welcome to my latest blog; what an unforgettable time it has been since my last one. Firstly, I want to say a big “Thank You” to customers who have been unfailingly patient and understanding with all the current delivery issues, also very complimentary on the plants and service they have received. Thanks also to my…

Seasonality and Availability

Welcome to my late autumn blog; we have enjoyed some lovely red and yellow tints on many plants, especially Penthorum sedoides, though the colours are always better on years when we get still frosty weather rather than endless gales and rain! I think the last water lily flower has gone, and except for the last…

Welcome to my blog

Welcome to my first blog; I now intend to produce a blog monthly during the growing season. Everything on the nursery is looking absolutely fab at the moment; we haven’t had the normal rough Spring weather to knock plants flat, but watering is becoming a chore earlier and earlier every year. All the water iris…