Far more of us are holidaying in Britain this year, so we’re told.
If you’re off to the seaside it’s a great chance to see how people garden in the extreme conditions. If you’re trying to identify any of the plants you’ve seen then look at Gardening by the Sea for a plant database dedicated to salt-tolerant plants.
The website is no longer updated, which is a shame, but it’s still worth visiting. It’s well-illustrated, with particular emphasis on Cornwall, with lots of articles on seaside plants and gardens.