Tag Archives: Hamamelis ‘Harry’

Garden Bloggers Blooms Day: Cool Waves in December

Rather than amalgamate this with a Monday vase, I am posting a day late for Garden Bloggers Blooms Day, kindly hosted by Carol at May Dreams Gardens. It is especially intriguing to see what is flowering in the leaner months … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday: Fire! Fire!

Unlike last week I had no advance idea of what today’s vase was going to include, and was on the turn of my ramble after checking the greenhouses (and ‘oohing’ and aahing’ at the new shelf, of course) when the … Continue reading

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Success at Last?

For anyone seeing yesterday’s Wordless Wednesday picture of anaemic hyacinth flowers breaking out of their leafy buds you may be surprised to hear that this is far from a regular occurrence. Every year for perhaps ten years or more I … Continue reading

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GBBD: and the Bells Are Ringing Out

Each month when we feature the blooms in our gardens for Garden Bloggers Blooms Day we wonder what will be available the next month, even more so at this time of year. Carol of May Dreams Gardens kindly hosts this … Continue reading

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Murmurings

Rambling yesterday morning and seeking inspiration for Wordless Wednesday I was almost at the back door again when I spotted that hint of colour on Hamamelis ‘Harry’ – and there was plenty more hints elsewhere on the small tree. Needless … Continue reading

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Garden Bloggers Blooms Day: Woodland Borders Rule OK

I feel quite self-indulgent posting these pictures today, highlighting what is flowering in my garden as part of Garden Bloggers Blooms Day, a meme hosted by Carol at May Dreams. My blooms are exclusively contained in the woodland or woodland … Continue reading

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