Christine and Peter Rodgers are developing their half acre garden slowly, to protect the wild plants and animals they found when they arrived and to give themselves time to think through every change.

Chris, pruning

Chris, pruning

Chris is the plantswoman and Peter has been the landscaper, restoring the pond and using the dried mud to reshape parts of the garden. But the meadow, full of orchids, fritillaries and cowslips, has  had little done to it, apart from mowing in the summer.


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