'The Beginning' I mentioned in a recent post that my youngest daughter and her husband have recently moved and inherited once loved garden now sadly neglected and over run with brambles and ivy. They have been very kind to allow me to help them restore the garden and let me take photos and blog about… Continue reading Restoring a Hampshire Garden – Chapter 1
It’s the middle of March and another bitterly cold day, and to make us all feel better about it the weathermen gleefully inform us that Spring is just around the corner and will be warmer tomorrow. I do hope they are right, we could all do with a little sunshine and warmth that… Continue reading In a Vase on Monday – In Celebration of Spring
I have been writing my blog since January 2011, it provides me with seven years to look back on and compare seasons, year on year. This year, 2018, in West Sussex we had a visiting of snow a few weeks ago, a little more yesterday and when I woke this morning there was more snow,… Continue reading When Winter Meets Spring!
It was my plan to do a Six on Saturday blog post today. After a couple of warm days that fooled us, and plant life, that Spring was about to arrive, it is snowing today and bitterly cold - a shock to us all. My little tree peony, survived earlier frosts but now it has… Continue reading Six on a Bitterly Cold Saturday 17/03/2018
Crocus 'Prins Claus' Crocus 'Firefly' Crocus 'Snow Bunting' Crocus 'Striped'