Garden on a windowsill

– Posted in: Bulbs, Garden Design
Lachanalia 'Namakwa'

The January to March period in Britain is pretty dreary, its the dark getting you down as much as anything. Flowers growing on windowsills can make such a difference, and given my growing interest in bulbs, there is huge scope for making the most of light windowsills. We've got a nice long south-facing one in [...]


– Posted in: Bulbs, Garden Design

Written by Tovah Martin Turning heads isn’t a cakewalk in my little New England town. Take the tulips, for example. Less than 200, and you’re whistling in the dark. Sure, I get the occasional glad hand. But it takes numbers to raise the eyebrows. I claim that I don’t care, but when the first Schnauzer [...]

GBDW – Designing with Bulbs Wrap-Up

– Posted in: Garden Design
Viburnum Onondaga Allium Mt. Everest Atriplex heucheras Verbascum thapsus May 26 06

Many thanks to those of you who peeled yourselves away from your garden to take part in this month's Design Workshop. You've shared some great posts with how-to tips and inspiring ideas, just in time for those of us planning our fall bulb orders. Now, let's get on to the links: Garden Bloggers' Design Workshop: [...]