Tag Archives: crocus

Neither one thing or the other

A low pink smudge across the sky to the east is dissipating, although brightening, the sun remains hidden in grey murk (the weather station is optimistically showing sunshine). The wind is from the NE and it’s 2.4C, officially we’re in the last … Continue reading

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Let’s hear it for the crocus

I can boast two daffodils out in the garden on St David’s Day, but a whole lot of crocus embraced the sun in the spring weather a whopping 11C. A few bees were seen out and about on their travels. The … Continue reading

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Lashed to the mast of the ship of fools

A bit over dramatic, but last Tuesday the sun shone, the birds sang in rousing concert, the weather was positively balmy,  all the overburdened frogs and toads came out to play. Spring has sprung, no more miserable grey and cold … Continue reading

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Clearing the decks

Raking and cutting back this weekend. I was at times beguiled by the weather into thinking it was March but stopped myself from tidying, too early, we may yet still have harsh weather, leave things tucked up for a while … Continue reading

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