Pied Beauty

As a gardener I know there is more to horticulture than flowers. But, if I’m brutally honest, grasses, foliage and ferns are just so many kinds of exotic foreplay, flowers will always be the money shot. But why? Why flowers? Why do they hold such an appeal, be they in […]

Garden Museum Blog

I have starting blogging for The Garden Museum. This is the address. Bensgardenblog shall remain c0mpleatly unaffected, so have no fear sporadically-updated-cod-historical-garden-blog-fans. The new site is slightly better grounded in reality, and I shall be using to it do prosaically garden blog things, like talk about plants. Anyone who thinks the tedium […]