The Teddington Gardener

Teddington Gardener Review of the Year – March 2014 – Kew and Wisley, The Savill Garden and Petersham Nurseries. Spring advances.

My first March visit to Kew Gardens

P1020551P1020553A purchase of a very brilliant little machine – scarifying and aerating the lawn with ease…

My first March visit to Kew Gardens – taking in the Pagoda, Chokushi-mon Japanese Landscape, the Xstrata and some of the arboretum.

My first week at Petersham Nurseries, at the beginning of March – and my introduction to Thug, the Petersham Cat…

P1020975DSCF8049Heading over to The Savill Garden for a look at the blossom…

Magnolia, Rhododendron, Camellias, Pulmonarias, Hellebore, Spring bulbs…. all at the superlative gardens within Windsor Great Park. Meanwhile, Spring is coming to Petersham Nurseries –

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New rusted metal plant supports

New rusted metal plant supports

In my two Kew projects.. above and below

Building work just started so all the spring containers are huddling together

Building work just started so all the spring containers are huddling together

Green-white tulips and hyacinths

Green-white tulips and hyacinths

P1030981The most wonderful Chaenomeles on sale at Petersham. The name will come to me though I have added one to the smaller Kew Garden project. More from Petersham below…

Kew, Wisley and a first for the year, The Savill Garden and of course now Petersham Nurseries, plus spring planting in my own garden projects.

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