Category Archives for About gardening

07. November 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen

What to do with all the leaves!?!

Categories: About gardening, Autumn, english, Seasons | Tags: , , , | Leave a comment

– zum deutschen Text – Two weeks ago I wrote about the spectacular autumn colour. By now some trees have dropped most of their leaves, whilst others are only just starting to think about it. The beech hedges at the … Continue reading

07. November 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen

01. November 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen

Beautiful containers for the winter months

Categories: About gardening, Autumn, english, Seasons | Tags: , , , , | Leave a comment

– auf Deutsch lesen – Now that the days become shorter and the temperatures drop, the focus of our lives withdraws back indoors. There may be days you barely set a foot in the garden, or go out onto your … Continue reading

01. November 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen

04. October 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen

Autumn is the perfect time to plant: Container-grown or field-grown plants?

Categories: About gardening, Autumn, english, Seasons | Tags: , | Leave a comment

– auf Deutsch lesen – I promised to write more about planting as there is much more to it than just digging a hole and sticking a plant in. Young plants are like small children: they are much more likely … Continue reading

04. October 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen

28. September 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen

Naturalising Bulbs

Categories: About gardening, Autumn, english, News, Seasons, the garden academie | Tags: , | Leave a comment

– auf Deutsch lesen – This week saw the start of autumn: the halfway point to the shortest day of the year. The summer weather has really held until this point, but the forecast for the weekend shows it is … Continue reading

28. September 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen

20. September 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen

Autumn = Planting time of trees

Categories: About gardening, Autumn, english, English Blog, Seasons | Tags: , , | Leave a comment

– auf Deutsch lesen – “Wood” is our theme this autumn at the Garden Academy, and follows on from the summer dedicated to the Rose. We have chosen this subject to highlight the importance of woodlands and the valuable role … Continue reading

20. September 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen

18. August 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen

It has rained: now is the time to water plants!

Categories: About gardening, Problems & worries, Summer | Leave a comment

– auf Deutsch lesen – You may wonder why my next gardening thoughts arrives so unexpectedly in the middle of the week. This morning I heard the gentle patter of raindrops on leaves. A welcome sound after the many weeks … Continue reading

18. August 2020 by Isabelle Van Groeningen