December 2013

That was 2013….

Cotoneaster frigidus ‘Cornubia’ loses its leaves in winter. Its habit is upright when young, then arching. The leaves are long, …

Boxing Day Greetings

Boxing Day and a brief hush before the next round of hospitality. The apples in the foreground, small brightly-red baubles, …

Christmas Day Greetings

Time for Santa Claus to take a little R&R, now that the night’s work is over. I hope that you …

No, it’s not snowing….

Good Night from Lady Emma Hamilton (above) and Darcey Bussell (below) – and from me…. I hope you’ve left out …

Christmas Eve at RHS Wisley

Bright stems of dogwood, willow and ornamental blackberry by the lake in the RHS Gardens at Wisley There was a …