Crocus chrysanthus ‘Zwanenburg Bronze’ is lighting up the garden amidst the leaf litter.
February already, and the garden is quietly beginning to slough off its slumbers as the days draw out once more.
I’ve missed most of this autumn, one way or the other.
May has skipped past with its usual quickstep.
Spring is in full throttle, and I’m enjoying our under-storey planting.
A very happy new year to you all!
In August, the sun rises behind the horse chestnut and beech trees where our garden boundary narrows.
After several busy weeks, we found an opportunity to catch up a little in the garden this weekend.
Snapshots of a walkabout at Dyffryn Gardens, near Cardiff, on a sunny spring afternoon.
I was thrilled to see this delicate flower raising its head from the long grass along the base of our front beech hedge this week.