The hedge viewing season is upon us.

A real weakness for hedges plagues me.  They arrest me  when I am driving around.  This is one of my favourite local ones.  The three greens of hedge, grass and thuja and the Braque-effect shearing are  perfect.  You might think Lonicera pileata, commonly known as poor man’s box would be an uninspiring choice.  Not so…

Eye-catching hedges

It cannot be kept a secret: I have  a thing about hedges perfectly clipped, very tall and orderly or otherwise eye-catching and  bizarre. This is one of the latter  and I drive past it once or twice a month. The owners have been at it this weekend, sculpting it randomly with the hedge-cutters.  Defintely goes…