The countdown is on. The first ever Caley display at Gardening Scotland created for the Caley by recent winners of Caley student awards with the guiding hand of Karen Laing, our garden designer.
For weeks now the team has been planning, collecting, dividing, growing on (plus the occasional gentle whisper and other less recognised forms of plant encouragement!) They are now at the stage of seeing what else they might need in order to reflect their challenging brief.
So far I (The President) have not been involved – apart from setting the challenge and giving encouragement. But for the past few days I have visited DIY stores, Pentland Plants, Macplants, Glendoick and The Plant Market (Growforth).
I still do not know exactly what they have in mind, but it does increase my interest…..