Countdown to Christmas

By Xanthe White In Gardens

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29th November, 2012
The first Christmas party invitations have arrived and family emails about the organisation of breakfasts, lunches and dinners are circulating. It’s like a hawk circling its target as another year begins closing down. Even the gardening column is no escape, depending on how you look at it. It’s your last chance to get the garden looking gorgeous and to have fresh herbs and a few sweet and cheerful gifts ready in time for Christmas. Here’s a countdown to getting your garden in order for the big day. JUST UNDER FOUR WEEKS TO GO... If you want fresh greens on Christmas Day, ...

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