Michael Perry

Author bio:

Michael Perry

Michael has been involved with gardening and plants since he was just five years old. He is a self-professed Plant Geek, and was listed in the Sunday Times top 20 most influential people in the gardening world, thanks to his plant hunter role at Thompson & Morgan. Michael was responsible for new plant introductions such as the Egg and Chips plant and the FuchsiaBerry and keeps busy travelling the world in search of new plants as well as lecturing worldwide, including stints in Japan. He is very active on social media - so why not give him a follow at @mr_plantgeek or Facebook.

There are 25 articles by Michael Perry:

Mixed up containers

Posted on in Plants

Michael Perry reveals the Japanese style of living floristry: planted containers that excel for a few weeks and not months.

What is wabi-sabi?

Posted on in Garden Inspiration

Micheal Perry reveals an ancient Japanese garden style called wabi-sabi, that allows you to garden less intensively.

Flower Trials in The Netherlands

Garden trends to watch

Posted on in Plants

Michael Perry pinpoints the latest trends in garden plants gleaned from plant trials and behind the scenes at plant breeder’s HQ’s.

RHS Urban Garden Show

Five fab flower shows

Posted on in Fab Five

Michael Perry suggests five fabulous, but lesser known flower shows for you to visit.