Tag Archives: spring bulbs

In a Vase on Monday – Jam Jar Jamboree

So this is a vase to bid farewell to these, the last of my daffodils: The flowers of small, multi-headed yellow N. ‘Hawera’ have lasted incredibly well, as have the double flowered N. ‘Cheerfulness’ with their beautifully strong, sweet scent. … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Daffodils: A visual antidote

Wimpole Hall is owned by the National Trust. In a statement about the coronavirus (COVID-19) on Tuesday 17 March 2020 the National Trust said that … Although Wimpole Hall, Farm, restaurant, visitor welcome, shops are now closed until further notice, … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Sun Bliss and the Wild Tulips

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Wordless Wednesday – Siberian squill and other ocean blues

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April flowers – You’re the ones that I want!

Chloris at The Blooming Garden has a fantastic range of spring flowers  and she has select her favourite ‘ten’ for April in this post, giving me plenty of ideas for next year. Meanwhile, these are my current favourite plants around … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday – Sunshine

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Wordless Wednesday – A White-Whiskered Gentleman

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Wordless Wednesday – A fresh start

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You know how to whistle don’t you?

Tulip Time, Yay! I should get more organised labelling or noting where I put these bulbs, plus some are not from this year of course, so I am a bit vague on the names of some of these tulips. However, … Continue reading

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Charmed by Tulips

This year I find that I am impatiently waiting for the main tulip season as I have a number of combinations that I want to see in reality in the garden. Already though, the cute species tulips are wow-ing me … Continue reading

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