Monthly Archives: September 2016

Getting seedy

Our project has received a generous donation of seeds from Christos Papachristou, of Ecotopos  landscape consultancy.  The seeds are mainly herbaceous perennials plus a few annuals, all of which come with particular wildlife benefits. Achillea filipendulina ‘Cloth of Gold’ – attractive … Continue reading

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40 more plants and growing

Two days ago Richard and myself were kindly allowed to raid his Mum’s garden and we gathered together 40 plants for the project.  The haul was a combination of unwanted plants growing in the wrong place and the offspring of … Continue reading

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Paradise on a shoestring

Committing myself to the DINA rooftop garden project seems like the most natural thing in the world. Having run out of room to do anything more in my own garden, and with many spare plants lying around, I am only … Continue reading

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