French Opium Delight | The sleep bringing poppy

The first time I cam across the real Opium poppy was at the Hortus Loci…

Weekend Projects | Edible Flower Fun

 With so much in blossom this month I thought it would be lovely to have…

Inspiration from the masters of the Wild

Have you ever come across a garden and sighed with the sheer impact it has…

Food for Egyptian gods | The Lupin and its fascinating foodie history

  Most of us know the lovely herbaceous perennial Lupin as a useful addition to…

Greece to Giverny- a flower with diva qualities

Gardens are exciting ever changing eco-systems that never look the same two days in a…

Let’s plant some shit! | How Guerilla Gardening is taking over our cities

It’s no secret that Ireland’s population is becoming more and more urban. According to the…

Weekend Projects | Terracotta and Gold Planters

I love the current trends for geometric forms and the seem to crop up in…

From Persia to the Provence | Perfume and its magical power

The history of perfume is fascinating and is shrouded in mystery, seduction and sacred practice.…

Cerulean blue Woodlands in May

May in Ireland is a wonderful time to explore our native woodlands. We are fortunate…

Collaboration | A better approach to Design

Recently I had a great conversation about collaboration with some lovely colleagues of mine. While…