A selection of recent writing on gardens, plants and the role they play in our lives. Sign up here for the studio newsletter “The Thing About Plants”. 

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Beautiful mess, real mess and apples

GARDEns as a sign of resistanace and hope / TTAP

The inextricable link between gardening and happiness

mental health / House & garden magazine

Home and dry - how to plant a Mediterranean garden

Planting design / house & Garden magazine

Make your garden a force for environmental good

the envionment / house & garden magazine

Plant postcards from Spain 

plants / ttap

Nettle is the new black, but burgundy is better

colour / plants/ ttap


Planting design / house & garden magazine 

A love of Acacia & the magic of Moroccan gardens

Plants /  travel / TTAP

Plant-powered fashion and autumn bulbs

FASHION / plants / ttap

English gardens – how to 

garden design / house & garden magazine

A taste of Provence garden design / house & garden magazine

If in doubt Dal and the magic of a winter garden

food / plants / ttaps

Scented gardens

plants / garden design / house & garden