Carnivorous plants….

Usually, sometime during each week, a particular plant will catch my eye. Something new to me or as in this case, an aspect I hadn't considered. Pitcher plants flower! A single tray of glorious plants with varied variegation and in bloom. The £10 ebay purchase of 4 volumes of the Dictionary of Gardening comes in…

Citrus Lipo – part lemon, part grapefruit

Citus Lipo, a cross between Citrus limon and Citrus paradisi, growing underneath the skylight in my kitchen (warm, bright but not direct sunlight; it will move into the conservatory later I think, when night-time temperatures improve). And now in full flower, lots of flower. When I brought it home, it shed so many leaves I…