Tag Archives: Spring

Wordless Wednesday – Prunus Blossom in Fog

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Rooks just want to have fun …

Rooks are very social birds and don’t I know it! They call out all the time. It is like living above a pub. The (currently) three-nest rookery is in the tops of the ash trees just a garden away. I … Continue reading

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I love crocuses

Unfortunately, so do the mice and voles! This vole bit through the stem and then dropped the beautiful goblet. Presumably it was going for the nectar. Happily, the bees love the nectar they provide too and their goblet-shaped flowers trap … Continue reading

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Snowdrops: Easton Walled Garden Displayed

OK, so my first impression was of a quirky, but empty garden. Where were the snowdrops for instance? (Comparisons with the acres at Chippenham Park and Anglesey Abbey coming to mind). Later, after walking round much of the grounds, I … Continue reading

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