Rocking through spring

The most difficult question for a plantsman to answer is “what is your favourite flower?” My usual response is “well, it depends on the time of year.” But if I had to choose just one family it would have to be paeonies, and if I was forced to choose one of those, then Paeonia rockii would […]

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Many Happy Returns

How many times have you planted tulips for a spring display, only to see the odd leaf (if you’re lucky) in the second year? Wouldn’t it be nice to get a repeat performance from them? Although the flowers are smaller than the highly bred ones, specie tulips will do just that – they are genetically […]

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