Mark Otway

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Miniature Orchids in the BiOrbAir

A year has passed since I set up my <b>first BiOrbAir</b>, an automated, specialised terrarium, designed by Barry Reynolds from <b>Reef One</b>. I have loved and …

Taking a Look at Terrariums

I love bringing nature indoors; vases of flowers, pretty stones and all manner of leaves, bark and pinecones are welcome in my house at any time of …

Garden Advice for Mid-May to Mid-June

I just love this time of year when everywhere is developing a beautiful shade of green! Every year it’s like a revelation, as hedgerows, trees, …

Garden Advice for Mid-July to Mid-August

The abundance of flowers, fruit and scent in the garden makes this time of year feel rather decadent. Take in the sights and sounds of summer, and …

Garden Advice for Mid-June to Mid-July

This is such an exuberant and joyous month with Roses, Clematis, Peonies and Philadelphus flowers blooming, the garden feels decadent and luxurious. …

A long-term review of the BiOrbAir terrarium

<b>I am reviewing and trialling the BiOrbAir, a specialised terrarium created by Reef One. I’ll be updating this page each month with a photograph of my</b> …

Big Butterfly Count 2016

The <b>Big Butterfly Count</b> is a nationwide survey of butterflies that we can all take part in. This year Butterfly Conservation’s Big Butterfly Count …

Modern Flower Child jewelry: tiny flowers and delicate bits of nature in crystalline resin

Oregon-based artist Sarah Smith, known on Etsy as Modern Flower Child, hand-crafts these lovely resin bracelets, bangles and earrings.<p>Flowers, moss, …

Gardening Advice for Mid-February to Mid-March

It’s an exciting and romantic time in the garden, with lots to do this month, and so much to look forward to in the garden! Take time out to relax …