Then: When Irish Country Living met Leonie Cornelius in May 2017, the designer was preparing for Bloom, where her garden, “Everyone Has A Dream”, went on to win “Best Small Garden” at the festival. She had also just published her first book, Dream Gardens, and explained how she had turned her passion into her profession, mid-recession, in rural Leitrim.

Now: For Leonie, lockdown meant that she finally had time to herself to stop… and smell the roses. In every sense.