Since the beginning of May I have had the pleasure of working with a vast array of alpine plants. The collections here at Wisley are divided into areas of origin or requirements in the various service houses, before being put out on display. One plant which really took my fancy was Physoplexis comosa. The tufted […]

Top Terrace Bedding Design

I’ve just spent the week with two of the other trainees I live with, implementing our bedding design into reality on the top terrace bedding panels! Since successfully winning the mini competition amongst the trainees at the start of the year, the three of us have worked hard at find growers and nurseries to produce […]

RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Last week I attended the RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Labelled the best flower show in the world, it would seem a shame to miss it being in the horticultural sector. I was fortunate enough to go twice; both on the press day on Monday and on Saturday (a public day). The contrast between the two […]