I would very much like to see Resurgence & Ecologist feature an exciting and courageous walled garden project in Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland. Cally Gardens was taken over by ecologist, environmentalist and plantsman Kevin Hughes from Wiltshire in 2018, two years after the untimely death of the previous owner, plant-hunter Michael Wickenden. Michael’s legacy was a collection of thousands of plants from all over the world.

Kevin’s vision for the garden is one of restoring biodiversity by working it in a completely chemical-free way, while ...


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