The glamorous history of Tulips

What do you know about the history of Tulips? Perhaps you know that Tulip is the national flower of the Netherlands? Maybe the fact that there are THOUSANDS of registered varieties (including one that I named)? Well there’s even more to this amazing bulb, and a lot of the really interesting stuff happened centuries ago……

Dreams can come true at the Keukenhof bulb garden!

I have to keep reminding myself of how lucky I am to do the job that I do. When my social media followers heard that I was visiting the Keukenhof bulb gardens in Holland, many people said it was on their bucket list, or they had always dreamt of visiting! So, I really hope that my articles and…

5 things I do to make flying easier

Flying has become such a large part of my life these days that I now get on a plane in the same way as I board a bus…! I’ve slowly learnt tips and tricks to ensure my flight experience is as smooth as possible too, and I want to share some of those with you!…

Sharing my Top 10 Tulips with you all

I had such a great time at the Dutch bulb gardens of Keukenhof last week that you can expect many Tulip 🌷 posts! I hope you’re a Tulip fan like me…. (if you’re not, click here for a general roundup) But, right now, let’s have a look at 10 Tulip varieties that caught my eye!

Some of my latest new plants…!

Plant-hunting.. that’s what I do! Thanks to my ever-growing network of contacts around the world; breeders, growers, home gardeners, I can bring you the very best, and most exciting new plants! Here’s my pick of the bunch for autumn delivery! Let me know which are your favourites….?