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WHAT’S LOOKING GOOD AT BRESSINGHAM IN EARLY APRIL? Early April has two main colours in our gardens: Pinks and Blues. Looking down at ground level, strolling around the gardens you can see large drifts of Chionodoxa (Scilla) luciliae, an incredibly pretty, early spring flowering bulb, which produces open sprays of star-shaped, gentian blue flowers amongst […]
If you cannot make it to the gardens this Spring, we are bringing the gardens to you! Early Spring jobs in the garden We make no excuses for showing you the essential pruning, or cutting back of two of our recommended favourites at Bressingham. Pruning Hydrangea arborescens ‘Annabelle’ Hydrangea arborescens Annabelle. Cut back all old […]
‘Simply the best Hydrangea ever!’ Adrian Bloom says. That’s some statement but it is based on his twenty-five-year experience growing ‘Annabelle’ at Bressingham. A chance to find out for yourself! Hydrangea Annabelle, in the picture above, makes a very good partner in late summer to early autumn with Rudbeckia ‘Goldsturm’, which is a black-eyed Susan sensation in the […]
What does “Gardening for Everyone” mean?Adrian Bloom will attempt to answer this important question in his forthcoming Zoom talk to be held at 2pm EST (7pm GMT) through Massachusetts Horticultural Society.At first glance the answer to the above question “Gardening for Everyone” might be to use a well-worn phrase, ‘it is what it says on […]