It all began in 2010 & follows the weekly ups and downs of garden work chronicling both successes and failures but most of all demonstrates the fun enjoyed by three people who regularly garden in all weathers.

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22 April 2014

"Oh to be in England now that spring has come............"

Birch catkins
Aspen buds




More plants are waking up in the warm April sunshine and Al has claimed to have heard our first cuckoo.  In The Fernery, new fern fronds are unfurling in their own uniquely primeval way,  Alchemilla Mollis are emerging sparkling with droplets of dew and Aspen buds are swelling beneath their tiny brown carapaces.  Birch catkins have replaced their Hazel counterparts and everything has that look of spring freshness in the early morning April dew.



Fern fronds



 More photos can be seen at:
Alchemilla Mollis
                   









      








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