Tag Archives: Seaside

Just potted: Marsh samphire in autumn

Just how complicated can a simple* be? Walking last weekend with my daughter in the salt marshes of the Cuckmere valley we saw brilliant patches of red amongst the grasses and reeds bordering the rivers and pools.       … Continue reading

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A garden by the sea

If seaside gardening is meant to be difficult, and limit the choice of plants, Gertrude Jekyll didn’t know. You can hardly get more ‘seaside’ than Lindisfarne, the Holy Island of Northumbria, for most of the day there is sea nearby … Continue reading

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