Flowerpot Muffins

Easter Recipe - Flowerpot Muffins

Easter days are planned for family gatherings, Easter egg hunts and spring walks. The holiday itself is to celebrate the end of Lent, whether you've given up certain luxuries and are looking forward to indulging in them again or maybe you're just...More >
Tags: Easter, Recipe, Flowerpot muffins, Mottisfont, alitex national trust greenhouse collection
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Alitex Garden Room Conservatory

The Top Interiors Trends for 2016

It's often hard to tell where 'trends' come from and whether you should pay any attention to them. What's most important to you is finding your own style and ideas that reflect how you want to live in your home. But trends can often spark some...More >
Tags: alitex conservatories, alitex greenhouses, interiors trends, design trends, houzz, Pinterest
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The Pig Hotel

Winter at The Pig

I recently visited The Pig in the New Forest on a beautifully clear, crisp winter's day, to catch up with Head Gardener Jack Lindfield and see what's growing in the Alitex greenhouse and kitchen garden. It was my first visit to The Pig franchise (...More >
Tags: kitchen garden, the pig, greenhouse, New Forest, the pig hotel, growing your own
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The Winter Garden - Celebrating the Season

The Winter Garden - Celebrating the Season

With Christmas a distant memory and new year's resolutions made, our thoughts instinctively turn to a fresh start and look ahead to Spring, hoping that those long, warmer days will come around quickly. But we're all for celebrating and embracing all...More >
Tags: Winter, garden, daffodils, tulips, cyclamen, snowdrops, RHS, NGS
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November recipe - Pumpkin Pie

November Recipe - Pumpkin Pie

November is an exciting month full of celebration and anticipation. No sooner is Halloween done and dusted, than Bonfire Night springs out of nowhere. Fireworks and sparklers on frosty nights call for comforting, hearty foods like soup, sausages and...More >
Tags: Recipes, November, pumpkins, pumpkin pie, thanksgiving, autumn
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