Posted in April 2010

Evergreen Clematis ‘Wisley Cream’

Evergreen Clematis ‘Wisley Cream’

If you haven’t got the space in your garden for a clematis armandii but would like a clematis that is evergreen – consider planting one of these. It’s one of my favourites and is called clematis cirrhosa ‘Wisley Cream’. It has small, creamy, bell-shaped flowers and mid-green leaves that are retained throughout the year. It … Continue reading

Pruning Tools

Pruning Tools

People often ask me what secateurs I use for pruning as it often appears that I am cutting through branches easier than they expect.  In reality this is as much about what I use to sharpen the secateurs as the secateurs themselves. The excellent sharpening tool is a Swiss Istor which I use to sharpen … Continue reading