Posted in April 2015

Perfume and colour

Perfume and colour

Such a lot has changed in the garden this week.  Looking from the outside of the front garden, the Wisteria is still in flower and the Iris and Arum lilies are pushing up to meet it.  Unfortunately, so is the wild grass.  The weed seeds get blown against the wall and find a comfortable place … Continue reading

Blossom time

Blossom time

Most of the trees have opened their leaves.  The lime trees and walnut are trailing behind. After my discovery of my hazelnut flowers, I have decided to catch my mulberry flowers.  The bud is about to open! What a disappointment!  It’s not what I would call a flower but it is all the mulberry can … Continue reading

Still waiting…

Still waiting…

The bulbs are up but the sun is obscured by a thick grey blanket. It is true that in our optimism our table was put on the patio a couple of weeks ago but it has since been covered with plastic and although temperatures are not low, there is no sunshine to attract you out … Continue reading