In praise of easy care perennials

I’m on the tail end of the Potager make over – making us handsome for open days and workshops. Mainly made up of easy care perennials like culinary and medicinal herbs, picking flowers and citrus; the potager is a wildly abundant garden once it gets going, and because I’ve chosen every day, easy care plants […]

Spring Herbal Abundance

Abundant growth is here, this means abundant weeds! Yay! Its time to make use of those fresh spring greens that are so rich in vitamins, minerals and also have the ability to assist our bodies to eliminate built up toxins. Yes that’s right its time for a spring clean. So take a weed walk around […]

Spring Cleanse

Spring greetings, well what a rapid change in season since the last newsletter! I hope you have all enjoyed a slower winter pace and rested a little (or a lot), because its time to get the spring back into your step, shake off the winter coat and revitalise for the busier outdoor months. About this […]

Herbs for the Winter Blues

Winter greetings. It’s about this time of the cold and wet season that many people experience a bit of the winter blues. I think it is not only natural but necessary for our energy levels to slow down during this time, to allow for some restoration and reflection. The trick is not to feel guilty […]