Les Bucoliques

With a return of sunshine this weekend why not take a drive along the lake to Ollon above Aigle and enjoy over 30 exhibitors at Les Bucoliques. This bi-annual market […]

Giardina 2017


The highlight of the swiss horticultural calendar has to be the Giardina event held annually in Zurich. Open to the public since Wednesday, it runs until Sunday 19 March at […]

new and fun

Garden accessories

Occasionally I come across a website that inspires me, Manufactum is one such company.  The ethos behind this website is that the products are carefully chosen to reflect the following […]


Habitat & Jardin

The forthcoming Lausanne home and garden event will be held from 4-12 March at the Expo Beaulieu Lausanne, late night on Thursday until 21:00. This year Jardin Suisse Vaud, the […]


Marché de l’Avent

Guichard Fleurs in Arnex-sur-Nyon has its annual advent market this weekend, opening until 20:00 each evening, including Sunday. Although on a smaller scale than others in the area this nursery […]


Lausanne trees

An exhibition of photography opens on Tuesday 22 November highlighting the 30 most beautiful trees of Lausanne. Following a call for suggestions, organizers received notification of over 140 beautiful trees […]

the blog

All about bulbs

Well we’ve been on a roller coaster with the weather over the past few weeks. The Indian summer lasted beautifully through the end of September and with the arrival of […]