‘In Our Orchard’ by by Kieron Winn was recently ‘poem of the week’ in Scotland on Sunday. It really is lovely! Scotland on Sunday gave this background to Kieron Winn: “His … Continue reading In Our Orchard
Hector Rose [1826-1872] was Head Gardener at Floors Castle from 1857 to 1868. He was born in Cawdor, the son of a village shoemaker: The early career of Hector Rose … Continue reading ‘His solace, his recreation, his enjoyment’
The above image is of our garden in 1956. This is our garden in more recent times.
I would very much have liked to have met Frances Jane Hope and for her to show me her garden at Wardie Lodge, Granton, Edinburgh.In the mid-19th century, Frances Jane … Continue reading Linnaeo Posuit