The snow reminds the Spring flowering bulbs that Winter hasn’t quite finished with us yet.
Whilst most of us are dreaming about the sunshine, I’m thinking about the shade.
The garden and the seed trays begin to wake up with the first flowers and the first seeds germinating. Here comes the Spring! (hopefully)
As February rolls on, and flashes of greenery and flowers begin to appear, let’s take a look back to the summer of 2017 with my top 5 flowers in my garden.
It’s a pre-Christmas rush to get the last of my rescued Tulip, Daffodil, Snowdrop, Hyacinth, and Crocus bulbs into the ground in 2017.
Finally, summer has arrived with the opening of the cheery sunflowers, and nature decides to pay me a visit!
The first Rose is flowering in the garden.
The bank holiday sees me spend 4.5 hours in the garden playing catch-up with nature.
The first foxglove opens in the new garden, along with some Dianthus, and the birds flock to my new bird feeders.
It’s time to sow the French Beans and to tackle my Antirrhinum forest.