May 2020

Exhibiting at Chelsea Flower Show

By | 2020-05-18T15:45:08+01:00 May 18th, 2020|5.5 Minutes in the Garden|

In the late 1980’s I applied to the RHS Chelsea Flower Show Committee to take a Garden Installation Stand at their show in the grounds of The Royal Hospital in central London. Produced on a shoestring it relied on originality rather than high-priced production expertise. The form / questionnaire was sent and duly filled in [...]

September 2015

A Quick History Of The Garden Maverix

By | 2017-06-08T19:10:04+01:00 September 23rd, 2015|Maverix|

It was in n c. 600 BCE +/-that the first true Garden Maverick raised his head above the garden parapet. King Nebuchadnezzar The Second established himself as a supreme Maverick by having the Hanging Gardens of Babylon built for his homesick Persian wife. In one stroke he booked himself onto the Wonders Of The World Top Eight Chart.

January 2015