This week’s theme is Brilliant Blooms; we are going back to basics and focusing on the pure beauty of flowers. We have been loving your photos on Primrose Gardens and all the hard work you put into making them look spectacular, what could complete a garden more than flowers in full bloom?
From the bright and friendly to the unusual and peculiar, here are this week’s flourishing flowers:
Primrose Gardens allows you to create a beautiful pictorial record of your garden where you can show off your garden to family and friends to enjoy over the years. It’s also a community of garden enthusiasts and the perfect space to discuss tips and tricks, as well as getting plants identified!
Sally works in the Marketing team here at Primrose.
She spends most of her spare time looking into the latest developments in social media. Sally loves travel and wants to step foot in every continent in the world. When not travelling the Globe or working, she likes to relax with a bit of DIY.
She is a novice gardener and doesn’t claim to be an expert, anything she learns she will happily pass on.
An online garden retailer based in Reading is seeking to recruit a talented and experienced plants communicator to join our team.
Applicants need to be skilled and well versed with all flora. This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to join a company expanding their plants inventory. Established 12 years ago, the company is growing yet closely knit with a knowledgeable and friendly team.
Able to hold one sided conversations with all types of plants.
Able to speak using different dialects – some plants respond better to Scottish accents for example.
Able to react to changes needed, such as repotting plants into differently coloured planters if they indicate they don’t like the colour. You’ll need to have familiarity with our range of over 1000 planters to match the right pot to the plant.
Monitoring the success of the communications through monthly and ad hoc reporting.
Julia: To work towards being employed by a certain holiday company as a Garden Tour Guide which I will excel at and enthuse loads of keen gardening folk.
May: I will be rearranging my garden to help the wildlife to have more space, and for me to be able to handle now I am into my mid 70s. so a very busy year ahead . A happy new year to you to.x thanks for your spot on FB , keeps me sane in a world in turmoil.
Sarah: Planting up my new raised bed with loads of veg. Have already planted garlic in pots.
Gill: Make the best use of my new polytunnel. Do more weeding. Work out how to stop the rabbits and other wildlife eating everything I plant. Make our very small front garden into a space that is nice to be in.
Paul: To win all classes on allotments with giant veg tired of just winning 5 of the classes.
Karen: To put all my tools in one place so that I don’t have to spend ages searching for them
Peter: Rebuild the fence that got blown down last week.
Roddy: Trying to cram a prairie planting scheme into a tiny garden. I already have the rudbeckia, echinaceas and heleniums. I need to get some tall grasses and asters. Can anyone recommend an aster that isn’t too vigorous? I had one last year that just took over the whole garden…
Sue: A complete makeover. But with an acre of garden I will have my work cut out.
Sam: Make the very best of what ever the British weather has in store for us and enjoy the pleasures of gardening to the fullest!
Lisa: Hopefully finishing off the back garden that we started last year.