Category Archives: bulbs, corms and tubers

In a Vase on Monday: A Good Spread

There are a handful of native snowdrops, Galanthus nivalis, coming into flower in the garden although most are still just in bud; nevertheless, I decided to pluck a few for a tiny vase today. Having been systematically splitting clumps every … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: One Drop or Two?

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Wordless Wednesday: Bessera elegans, Underwhelming and Not Very Elegant

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Wordless Wednesday: Anticipation

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Wordless Wednesday: In the Coop

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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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