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Tales from the garden: May

Monthly garden update: May Garden Manager Andrew delights in sharing 'the darling buds of May' (mostly bluebells) with Chawton House visitors Bluebells galore! This month started with two very good Bluebell estate walks. The first was for twenty-two visitors [...]

2018-05-31T13:07:42+00:0031st May 2018|Garden Blog|

Tales from the garden: April

Monthly garden update: April Garden Manager Andrew looks for ways to brighten the grounds during the April showers. Wet weather and me don’t make good bedfellows. Fortunately I don’t suffer with ‘seasonal affective disorder’ but continuous grey, miserable weather [...]

2018-04-17T15:48:45+00:0017th April 2018|Garden Blog|

Tales from the garden: October

Monthly garden update: OctoberAs the nights draw in and the leaves fall from the trees, Garden Manager Andrew discusses autumnal challenges."O hushed October morning mild, Thy leaves have ripened to the fall; Tomorrow's wind, if it be wild, Should waste [...]

2017-10-26T11:05:53+00:0025th October 2017|Garden Blog|

Tales from the garden: August

Monthly garden update: August As Autumn begins in earnest, Garden Manager Andrew Bentley reflects on the end of summer Generally in the gardening world August is a ‘quiet’ month. There's a lull from frantic activity as plants (including weeds!) [...]

2017-09-06T12:49:36+00:006th September 2017|Garden Blog|