Now, before I start, I don’t mean the excellent Dinah Washington song… Last week I was lamenting on my Amaryllis’ being so very late to start… Well… Look at them now! Much better! Lots of new growth pushing up, no sign of a flower head yet though… Give them some time, with them being so far…… Continue reading What A Difference A Week Made
In October last year I chopped down my Amaryllis, wrapped it up and put it to sleep. Just after Christmas I started checking up on it to see if it was pushing up yet. Nothing… About a month ago I started to get a little concerned that it still wasn’t showing any signs. So… fast…… Continue reading Amaryllis Broken?
While it’s not something your average bloke would care to admit… I did. Around November I did a post about how my pond had a hole and was losing water at a fair rate. Well, cut to today being a wonderful spring day. No, lets not talk about that for now… I will never get…… Continue reading I found the hole!!!
On Wednesday I did a pic of my Alstroemeria that has already started its spring push, and to be honest I was a little annoyed and concerned. Well… Now it appears that the rest of my garden is following suit! To start with it appears that my old Aquilegia is bursting. Not only my older one…… Continue reading My Garden Thinks It’s Spring
Oh noes! It appears I have a leak in my pond… But I also found out that I have a lot more frogs than I thought I did! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UessKwwbPKc
So, again, I was outside looking at the veg plot and making some gentle, not ‘etched in stone’ plans for next season. As you do on chilly cold mornings! I must have been stood for quite a while, lost in thought and planning because the postie managed to creep up on me. Be nice… I…… Continue reading Raised Beds… Should I?