Category Archives: bulbs, corms and tubers

In a Vase on Monday: White ‘n’ Blue

I mentioned to Christina during the week that the only blues blooming in the garden at the moment were a few Anemone blanda; however, rambling to find material for today’s vase has not only proved me wrong but shows that … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: It Had to be You

It had to be you, it had to be you I wandered around and finally found, that somebody who… I didn’t need to wander around to choose the blooms for today’s vase because as soon as the first one opened … Continue reading

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Like Buses

I was just thinking yesterday that as yet there had been no requests for group visits to the garden when all of a sudden two, like buses, came along at the same time: one was from a local WI group, … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Hocus Crocus

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In a Vase on Monday: Alternative

Some of you might remember this slim rectangular vase and the wild plum twigs from last week , but instead of red roses we have a red Hippeastrum. The alternative contents are, I suppose, a form of humble apology to … Continue reading

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Glorious February Days

We have had some gloriously sunny days recently, with temperatures up to 14°C, a definite awareness of warmth from the sun, greenhouse vents opening and the sound of bees enjoying the benefits offered by these almost unseasonal days. On days … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Just a Little Bit More Sun Will Do It

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