Kitchen Garden

A GARDEN FOR GOURMENTS

“The garden fell into disuse after the war, but 25 years ago it changed ownership and was resurrected”

Barley Wood Walled Garden at Wrington, south of Bristol, is in a magnificent position, on the south-facing side of a hill with breathtaking views towards the Bristol Channel. I visited on a very stormy day, but I would say it’s a glorious spot to visit when the sun’s shining.

It was built as a traditional Victorian kitchen garden for Henry Herbert Wills and his family in 1901, when there would have been a staff of 12–15

Stai leggendo un'anteprima, registrati per continuare a leggere.

Altro da Kitchen Garden

Kitchen Garden3 min letti
Beautiful Basil
You want flavour and you want it cranked up to full volume? Well, prepare to taser your taste buds, because basil’s about to blow the lid off herbs as you know them! Basil is one of the few herbs with a smell every bit as intense as its taste. Run a
Kitchen Garden4 min lettiCookbooks, Food, & Wine
Long Live The Veg
Being of a thrifty disposition and always looking for ways to save time in the garden, I like to make my plants last as long as possible, maximising the productivity of every seed and space in my plot. These suggestions are beneficial for wildlife as
Kitchen Garden2 min lettiRegional & Ethnic
Welcome
As weather conditions improve and summer draws near we can at last start thinking about sowing those tender crops that make growing your own so special. You may already have tomatoes, peppers and aubergines growing apace and many will have first batc