Perthshire Horticulture News & Stories
09 October 2014

Whether you woke up on 19 September feeling desolate or mildly relieved, there’s no doubt our referendum got the vast majority of us focussing on this wonderful country we live in. So, time, I think, to consider the plants and flowers that are special to...

 
05 September 2014


I wish I’d known it was going to be such a lovely summer, as I’d have planned a lot more barbeques to show off the wild-side in its prime in late June/early July!  As a result of the mild spring, most things got a good head start much earlier in the year and have done...

 

Musings from the Blackwood of Rannoch Potato Patch by Anne Benson

 11 October - the start of the October school break – was known when I was wee as 'The Tattie Holidays'. Living on an arable Perthshire farm where...

 
05 September 2014

Shortly I have a long-haul trip to Australia for my sister’s big birthday, and in between annoying the living daylights out of the airline to assure myself of times, visas and the minutiae of on-line check-ins, I have been thinking about how best to cope with a. the...

 
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