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2020 Blog Posts

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Max Cut

6th December 2020 : We’re often asked ‘how thick a branch can I cut with this?’ when discussing secateurs and saws. For a long time I referred to pencils, held up an appropriate finger, or put my hand around my wrist to offer a dimension that people could relate to. This works as a rough guide, but I always tagged on… Read More

Max Cut

Mapperton Gardens

8th September 2020 : Back in July, just when things were opening up again, we made a trip to Mapperton Estate down in Dorset, primarily to photograph our new EN Pro Adjustable Tripod Ladders, but also to have a good old stretch in the sun and to remind ourselves that life was still ok. Gareth, our shows manager… Read More

Niwaki at Mapperton Gardens

The Keihanna Commemorative Park

4th April 2020 : Last October, dodging typhoons, we found ourselves in Kyoto. Enquiries were made, Kimura san, Japanese gardener and friend, obliged. Hence a day filming at the Keihanna Commemorative Park, somewhere between Kyoto and Nara. It's one of Kimura san's favourite gardens - watch the video, and hear his… Read More

The Keihanna Commemorative Park

A day with @domushortus

7th March 2020 : The day was most notable for the intense, icy rain - at the start, randomly throughout the day, and at the finish. Interrupted by moments of glorious sunshine. We'd come to witness Michael, and his gardening partner Dave (along with Dave's son) get the better of a large rose pagoda, but what with… Read More

A day with @domushortus

Tsubaki

23rd January 2020 : Last year Jake dropped in on an exhibition in Tokyo by friends at the Tsubaki Atelier. Downstairs was amazingly green and mossy work by Keishi Miyahara, and upstairs, arrangements by Ikuko Yamashita, along with a lovely garden out front. It's all going on in Tokyo! Read More

Tsubaki

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