Pinch punch, the first of the month… and Happy St David’s Day to one and all from not-so-sunny South Wales.
February already, and the garden is quietly beginning to slough off its slumbers as the days draw out once more.
May has skipped past with its usual quickstep.
Spring is in full throttle, and I’m enjoying our under-storey planting.
March is a month of changes.
After several busy weeks, we found an opportunity to catch up a little in the garden this weekend.
As well as the wonderful meadows of Camassia that I posted about yesterday, our recent visit to RHS Wisley was full of spring magic.
The garden is looking vibrant, with the Barcelona tulips triumphantly returning for their fourth spring – not bad for our heavy clay.
I’m really enjoying the vibrant hues of some Anemone coronaria flowers grown from corms that my Mum split with me in the autumn.
Snapshots of a walkabout at Dyffryn Gardens, near Cardiff, on a sunny spring afternoon.