Readers gardens, plants, stories and tips

I thought it would be a good idea for readers to be able to share stories, tips, information and, perhaps best of all, pictures of their plants and gardens. So here is how you do it: First add your name where indicated Then, use the Post Title box to give your submission a title. e.g. […]

Acer palmatum ‘Bloodgood’: Japanese Garden Star

Acer palmatum ‘Bloodgood’ Common name : Japanese Maple Family : Aceraceae Acer palmatums are tremendous garden plants, probably amongst the best loved of ornamental garden trees. Acer palmatum ‘Bloodgood’, a round-headed, deciduous tree or shrub growing to 5m x 5m, is undoubtedly one of the best. Here it is pictured in a border in early […]