Tag Archives: Daffodils

Just an early April day

Of the four or 5 clumps I have of this warm blooded arum, this is the only one with ‘flowers’ this year, the bud opened this morning. Faintly and sweetly scented. Elsewhere birds are singing and squabbling – two wrens … Continue reading

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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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Sproing?

Is it really spring now? If you had asked 2 weeks ago today as the snow came down and temperatures plummeted, I would have said emphatically – No! We are now in greenhouse temperature swing territory, it was 30C last … Continue reading

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