Friends often ask me: “What plant should I buy for this border, or this pot?” Given that I’m a big fan of anything green, and my ‘expert knowledge’ is firmly based on a heck of a lot of trial and error, I don’t always feel I’m in the best position to give such advice.
But it got me thinking. Which plants bring me the most joy throughout the year? Which ones would I most miss if they weren’t in my garden? So here we go, one winning plant per month.