I’m fascinated with the sweet twist on the buds of the Sisyrinchium Striatum (hope I’ve got the name right – is there a common name that’s easier to remember?)
All plants seen recently at Chelsea Flower Show: Nigella, Sweet Cicely, fern, variegated ivy, Ladies Mantle and ‘Sisy’.
They sit in a basket that was carried by Big Sister when she was a bridesmaid recently.
Another glimpse of the Show: 4 of the smaller gardens
The medicinal garden with a pebble path meant to be walked upon in bare feet as a reflexology walk.
and a garden full of plants used in dyeing
Click on any picture to see it larger and click on this link to see more of the smaller gardens at Chelsea.
Joining in with Cathy at Rambling in the Garden for her fabulous ‘In a Vase on Monday’