Marjorie Harris: A life in the garden.

Milne House Flower Show

Last night I opened the Milne House Garden Club's 40th anniversary flower show. ?This was a revelation to me. There are dozens and dozens of displays some the size of a pair of earrings: ?cut flowers in the most amazing configurations you've ever seen; ?and live plants in containers which...

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Ontario Rock Garden Society

Life comes dished out in delicious, if small, doses of joy. ?Just when I thought it was all misery (let's see the windows are being replace after months of waiting on this the coldest day of the year so far), ?the Ontario Rock Garden Society Journal arrives.??ORGS is one of...

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Vita, Virginia and Sissinghurst

What a week. I want to thank Pol for pointing out that I'd forgotten the word gardens in my last blog. Pol is faithful but I don't know where her comments are because I've spent so much time removing spam I might have removed her valid comment in a fit...

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The Italian trip

Last night I had the best time. Dinner at Grano with a group organized by the inimitable Roberto Martello (recent winnter of the Jane Jacobs Award for his contributions to our city). This group heavy on people who had or will be speaking at the Centro Siena-Toronto which is run...

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