Monthly archives: May, 2018

My garden in summer – vistas

This walled city garden in Hammersmith provides interest all year by offering varying views seen from the windows above, the terrace and the raised area at the rear.  The long central path, flanked by the dividing Beach hedge accentuates the vista, provides privacy and conceals the rear thereby enticing the visitor to walk down the

Box scale insect treatment

Box topiary and hedging (Buxus) is particularly susceptible to scale insects which cling to the stems and weaken the plant by sucking the sap. Having lived and professionally practised horticulture in London and the Home Counties for over 10 years, Emma is able to successfully treat and prevent Box scale insect and other Box pests and