Tag Archives: Spring

A drop of sunshine

It’s been a lovely sunny day today (32 degrees C in the greenhouse this afternoon!) and the first day when I really had chance to get out into the garden, so this afternoon I spent about and hour and a … Continue reading

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Friday morning photos

The Facebook Memories page today reminded me that on this day in 2014 we had a reasonably tidy garden with lots of things flowering – there were tulips opening already, whereas this year the buds are only just appearing. The … Continue reading

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Cautious optimism

After taking the weekly photo this morning I had a little wander round so see how everything’s doing (it’s a small garden, it doesn’t take long!). Flowers are opening at long last and we are starting to think about getting … Continue reading

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And still they come

The sycamore seedlings, that is. I am still pulling the wretched things up – not to mention finding quite a few that my earlier efforts missed, now getting rather substantial and sprouting several pairs of leaves. The warmer weather also … Continue reading

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Blossoms and blooms

This morning I made a quick visit to Mum to take her a few things (including a large bag of compost) and of course I took a few photos of her garden. Lots of things are doing well and there’s … Continue reading

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Busy Friday morning

This morning J is busy with the rat room, which needs redecorating, so I spent a bit of time doing some gardening tasks – nothing major, as we’re in a bit of a lull before the summer annuals are ready. … Continue reading

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Friday flowers

It’s been a busy day – both J and I had the day off work, but I had errands to run with Mum so J was left to his own devices to play in our garden. Meanwhile Mum & I … Continue reading

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