White Hydrangeas make a real statement in the garden as they add height and show stopping big, blousy blooms which last through to Autumn.
I was back at the fabulous Glasgow Botanic Gardens this week for the launch of the RHS's Green Plan It challenge for schools to design a garden.
For this week's Six on Saturday, I found an abundance of pink blooms dotted around the borders. It did surprise me that there was so much pink in the garden at this time year as I planned the flowering to slide from purple into red and yet, here we are with a plethora of pink!
If there is one flower in my garden that I get more compliments on than any other, it would be my absolutely lovely Lupins!
This week's Six on Saturday comes not from my garden but from a visit to Glasgow Botanic Garden which is a treat at any time of year!
An absolutely gorgeous blast of sunshine has just made all those reluctant, late Summer blooms peep out from their damp corners and burst into a flurry of colour! And when the sun hits those floriferous blooms, everything just looks like it has been painted anew.
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This is certainly the time of year for bargain hunting for plants in garden centres and I've been lucky this week!