A garden lover’s tour of Norway

Norway has been high on my wish list of places to visit for some years now. is renowned for it's spectacular landscapes, with it's mountains and fjords, reindeers and trolls. Firstly, we started our trip in Oslo. Our Airbnb flat was in the achingly trendy and alternative suburb of Grunerlokka. It was a great place for [...]

By |2018-11-12T17:42:37+00:00July 30th, 2015|Garden|0 Comments

The Poison Garden – unearthing the evil properties of plants!

Although it was a dreich day on Good Friday, we got the waterproofs out and headed for Alnwick Gardens in Northumberland. Garden designer, Jacques Wirtz recently designed these gardens and development is still ongoing. We wondered through the bamboo maze, watching children squealing with delight as they splashed around in the water garden. After exploring the [...]

By |2019-02-14T18:15:19+00:00April 8th, 2015|Garden|0 Comments
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