The perfect August Bank Holiday
Rain! After weeks and weeks and weeks of sun – gloomy grey weather and belting rain. The ground in theRead more.
Visit to June Blake’s Garden, County Wicklow
Today it’s 31C and I’ve retreated inside, it’s too hot and humid to garden seriously! A couple of weeks agoRead more.
One swallow does make the start of Spring
What a lovely day it was yesterday – the sun shone, the bees buzzed amongst the pulmonaria, the Carrion CrowRead more.
Smiley crocus day
Friday was a lovely day – so very spring-like. All the odds and sods of crocuses threw themselves open toRead more.
The warmer weather is bringing bulbs up. Today I’ve seen daffodils out in a number of places already. I’m guessingRead more.
In the mood – cyclamen and hellebores
Gardening in winter is always a bit hit and miss. Sometimes on a wet grey day I look out atRead more.