Growing a Greener Henley – Don’t forget No Mow May!

  Yes, it is May – and the strange weather continues. In the last couple of months, we’ve experienced everything that can make growing new plants tricky – or impossible. […]

Gardening Blog: April – A Mixed Bag of Weather and Cultivating Kindness

  Only a few days into April and we’ve already had record-breaking highs and freezing north-east winds.  There’s a good reason that experienced gardeners tell us not to sow outside […]

Growing a Greener Henley – Looking at the Things We are Growing and Eating in March

  Signs of Spring in our gardens and hedgerows, and amazing hot cross buns at Bosley Patch. https://bosleypatch.co.uk/   What more could we possibly need to help us through a pandemic?  How […]

Growing a Greener Henley – Beginnings

  What can we do to reduce our carbon footprint?  We can try to eat as seasonally and as locally as possible – and we can grow some food of […]

Stonor Gardens Reopen With Street Food Takeways Too

Stonor Park are really pleased to have reopened the gardens and car park at Stonor following the latest Government guidelines on accessing green spaces safely.  They are now open from […]

Chelsea Fringe Blooms Online

The Chelsea Fringe Henley festival celebrated all things horticultural last week and used inventive ways this year to take it ‘virtual’ and online. Local artist, Kirsten Jones kicked off the […]

More Chelsea Fringe Events Added

More events have been added to the virtual Chelsea Fringe Henley festival this week.  You can watch all the events via their YouTube channel  On Thursday (21st May) at 7.00pm, […]

Loving Your Garden in Lockdown? Join in Virtual Chelsea Fringe Henley

Gardens are one of a few things that haven’t been affected by Covid-19 crisis and many are being nurtured more by homeowners than probably ever before because people have more […]

Gardening Blog – Why Not Grow Your Own Summer Veg?

Most vegetables are easy to grow although they do need regular care and attention. But then it looks as if we are going to be around to do that this […]

Garden Awards Sponsor Honoured With New Flower Bed in Memory of Founder

Southern Plant & Tool Hire who have been a sponsor for the Henley in Bloom Garden awards for over 10 years have been invited by the committee to have a […]