It’s no secret that I absolutely love gardening. Flowers, plants, the scent of freshly cut grass; they all have the ability to make me smile and feel grounded. I truly believe that the connection that we have to nature is intrinsic to our humanity
Prior to my visit to Mayfield Lavender Fields, whenever lavender fields were mentioned, my imagination immediately took me to those idyllic purple hills in Valensole, France, (you know the ones that are captured on Instagram a million times).
How fortunate that my visit to Sissinghurst should coincide with one of the warmest days of the year so far. As we drove through the