Autumn at Mottisfont

Although it was raining on that day we thoroughly enjoyed the walk, we were greeted with some amazing autumn colours varying from orange, red and pink. This is a very pretty season to visit, we were pleasantly surprised by their pumpkin and Gould patch. Address: near Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 0LP …

Snowhill Manor and Garden

A very pretty Manor on a very steep hill top, as you are walking towards the property you are greeted with lots of apple trees. Address: Snowshill, Broadway WR12 7JU Phone: 01386 852410 web

Baddesley Clinton

I love this National Trust site, which has a wonderful building with a moat. Glorious with all the flowers in full bloom, with lots of bees, butterflies and dragonflies fluttering around the garden. Address: Rising Ln, Knowle, Solihull B93 0DQ Phone: 01564 783294 Website:

Chihuly: Reflections on nature at Kew Gardens and Kew Palace

Glasswork from artist Dale Chihuly is currently on display at Kew Gardens. B loved the colours of the glasswork, I find it amazing how the looks in relation to the actual flowers, and the scale!. Address: Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey TW9 3AETelephone: +44 (0)20 8332 5655Website: