Category: Garden of England

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Glorious Chelsea & Vintage Inspiration

Every year in May, the grounds of the Royal Chelsea Hospital are transformed into a floral wonderland casting everyone who visits under its floral spell!  Its a very complex task for all involved, making sure everything blooms at the right time just for us! It’s appeal is very broad, from hardcore gardeners to those just there to enjoy the hospitality! {and why wouldn’t you … Read More Glorious Chelsea & Vintage Inspiration

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An Enchanted Castle – Festival of Flowers at Leeds Castle

Leeds Castle Festival of Flowers is something i’ve been meaning to attend for many years and for one reason or another, i’ve not been able to make it.  This year I was determined to, after seeing lots of prompts and reminders from florists I follow on Facebook at Instagram! This year the show was on from 23rd to 28th September and what a gorgeous … Read More An Enchanted Castle – Festival of Flowers at Leeds Castle

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May Day Wreath!

There two things that are synonymous with spring that pop out in late April, early May.  If I say Cow Parsley and the May Tree (Hawthorn) are you with me? I love to think that these simple elements are engrained in to our May Day traditions and rituals that date back many centuries. I was out for a walk last week and thought, what … Read More May Day Wreath!

Happy Valentines

I have decided to do a few little write ups of places I love {mainly} in Kent & East Sussex as this is where we {our family} usually hang out on our days out.  Its really hard these days to grab family time and even harder to whittle out where’s good to, go.  Time is precious! As we move through the year {and even more … Read More Happy Valentines

Blooming Green, Blooming Fantastic!

Anyone that knows me will know that flowers are ‘my thing’. Give me a bunch of boring supermarket flowers & i’ll have them rearranged & looking fab in no time (mmm I feel another blog post coming on). Anyway I digress. Have you heard of Blooming Green? No? Well … it’s a beautiful flower farm run by two lovely ladies Bek & Jen. It’s whole … Read More Blooming Green, Blooming Fantastic!

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