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A Brave Face

A Brave Face

Rain and strong winds continue to sweep mercilessly across our hilltop, which has been unseasonably cold since the Bank Holiday. Today’s rainfall has been incessant – and shows no sign of stopping – but there were occasional glimpses of sun at the weekend and the opportunity to snatch a few pictures of some of the … Continue reading

Fanfare

Fanfare

A second wave of the Narcissus ‘W.P.Milner’ bulbs that I planted last autumn has sprung up in the back garden, several weeks behind those in the front garden.

W P Milner

W P Milner

Last autumn, I planted several new varieties of narcissus in the garden. The first of these has been in flower for a couple of weeks now, W. P. Milner.

Early Sensation

Early Sensation

The fifth of January, and the first buds of our Rijnveld’s Early Sensation daffodils have burst into song.

Flowers in February

Flowers in February

The quietest month in the garden. No more snow has fallen again in the past weeks, but frosts graze the garden and leave blocks of ice where water once stood.