11 Comments

  1. sue milner
    March 31, 2012 @ 4:49 pm

    This flower Indian Prince Calendula combined with the blue cornflower and ammi majus is the inspiration for the flowers for my daughters wedding. Absolutely stunning.

  2. Claire Benson
    March 28, 2012 @ 9:23 am

    Calendula is an amazing plant. I like to use the petals in my summer salads to add that touch of glamour. I love it’s hint of sunshine in my borders and in its medicinal cream form it heals my eczema and heals rough garden hands very quickly. It’s brilliant medicinally, in the garden and on salads. Since finding out about it a few years ago I would never be without it again.

  3. Dave Garner
    February 19, 2012 @ 11:31 am

    Good morning Ben, is it possible to buy the ten pounds collection but to substitute Calendula Indian Prince for Art Shades,I feel I must have the little beauty for the ultimate Cornflower coordination. Best regards Dave

  4. @justgosailing
    February 16, 2012 @ 4:27 pm

    “Hot lavender, mints, savoury, marjoram;
    The marigold, that goes to bed wi’ the sun
    And with him rises weeping: these are flowers.”

    Shakespeare “A Winter’s Tale”

    • Ben
      February 16, 2012 @ 5:14 pm

      oh how lush…you are officially the Higgledy Garden head of classics. :) xx

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  8. Larken
    August 28, 2011 @ 10:37 pm

    Hello across the pond! Delighted to find your most amusing blog–quite after my own heart–nothing so good as obvious plant-fanatic-ery + lively writing. I am a ridiculous fan of calendula, too–lava on a mission of seduction, indeed. I look forward to reading more–assume if I follow you on twitter you’ll give the nod when new posts are up. Can’t deal w/the feeds these days.

    Hope end of summer treats your gardens well.

    • Ben
      August 29, 2011 @ 9:00 am

      Hi Larkden…yes I usually tweet about new posts that are informative but not about day to day stuff…I also tweet my back catalog as it’s huge and is often overlooked…so yes please follow me on twitface…Hope everything is ok in Americaland.

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