Smallhythe Place, Kent
Built in the early 16th-century when Smallhythe was a thriving shipbuilding port (today it's miles from the nearest navigable water), Smallhythe Place was later purchased by celebrity Victorian actress, Ellen Terry, in 1899. Ellen Terry's daughter, Edith Craig, transformed the house into a museum to her mother's stage career. There is also a thatched roof barn converted to a theatre where the likes of Sir John Guilgud (the nephew of Ellen Terry) have performed.
Growing wild flowers in small gardens
Carol Klein's new book, Wild Flowers: Nature's Own to Garden Grown, looks at our most seductive native wild flowersWe can learn much about garden plants from their relatives in the wild: how they grow naturally, where they colonise, and what conditions they choose in order to thrive. "As gardeners, the more we know about the plants under our care, the better we treat them and
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ANDROSACE ALPINA (Androsace dei ghiacciai. Alpen-Mannsschild. Androsace des Alpes. Alpski oklep).Primulaceae
Parco dello Stelvio. Monte Gaviola (3100 m.). >>> NOTA: Bibbia. 1Pietro.
NANTUCKET PHOTO DIARY | Design Darling
I wanted to share a few more photos from last week on Nantucket before we head back this weekend. I’ve loved hearing from a bunch of you who are using my Nantucket guide to plan your upcoming trips to the island and you’ll see several of my recommendations (plus one new-to-me spot) in this little […]
A Super Climbing Trio with Clematis 'Ville de Lyon'
Dreaming of a resting spot where you could surround yourself with fragrance, color and beauty? Here, the showy red Clematis 'Ville de Lyon' combines its blossoms with 2 fabulous Climbing Roses, 'Aloha' and ' New Dawn', painting a sensuous and fragrant backdrop for this secluded garden bench.