Althea is the mother of three strong-minded children - one of
whom is a Buddhist - and owner of a finicky dog named Bozo.
Saddled with too large a house (albeit in a beautiful Cotswold
village), worrisome mortgage payments, a bossy younger sister and
irksome ex-husband, Althea still manages to muddle through life
comfortably enough. Until she loses her job.
Seeking solace in her borrowed greenhouse, Althea decides to
develop her passion for gardening. And when she wins the
opportunity to design a garden at the Chelsea Flower Show with the
unexpected help of gorgeous architect Patrick Donahugh, it looks as
though Althea may have unearthed a new man as well as a new