Love me tenders

Winter is upon us so tender plants come in from the cold

22nd November, 2015
Watsonia and Agapanthus at Cluain na dTor

If someone asks you “have you fleeced your tender bits yet?” you might get a bit of a shock. But what they mean is have you prepared your exotic plants for the winter. Up and down the country, exotic plant aficionados are pulling their gardens asunder, anxiously anticipating the reaction of their other halves as their treasured specimens take up residence – and space – indoors. There is a procession of plants leaving the garden...

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