#wildflowerhour was born out of Fennel & Fern, a collective gardening blog that ran for eight years.

We are now focusing our efforts on the botanical diversity of the British Isles, but you can read the archive here.

Abutilon ‘Red Tiger’

This year, one of my favourite plants in my garden has been my Abutilon. I bought it in April, and it is still flowering...

Crystal apple cucumber

This year, one of my most successful crops has been the Crystal Apple cucumber. I bought a bunch of plug plants of this ...

Green tomatoes 

Today, scurrying to post a letter, I realised that The Nip had arrived. Everyone knows The Nip. It turns up unannounced ...

Cally Gardens

Cally Gardens is secret walled garden in Scotland packed with rare plants from around the world.
witch hazel jelena 2016

Witch Hazel

The 'Jelena' Witch Hazel is flowering again.

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Cally Gardens

Cally Gardens is secret walled garden in Scotland packed with rare plants from around the world.

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Cabbages

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