Category Archives: bulbs, corms and tubers

In a Vase on Monday: In the Mix

Although I have shown these tulips several times in the last couple of weeks they hadn’t made it into a vase until today, and well deserved their vase visit is as they are such a delightful mix. They came, as … Continue reading

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Six on Saturday: Blossom and Bees

We are enjoying an unusually hot Easter weekend in the UK, but we are not the only ones to enjoy it – apple blossom of all sorts is revelling in the sunshine too, with crab apple ‘Royalty’ above, crab apple … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Silk Road

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Wordless Wednesday: Sweet Grapes

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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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