Season’s Changes

Welcome. Two weeks into February and the longed for blooms of early Spring have appeared.

After a tentative start, snowdrops have burgeoned in the borders providing the snow white dusting the season has so far spared us although there’s plenty of time still for real snow. As they reach peak flowering the hellebores will join them and continue the show with later arriving crocus and daffodils.

Down on the prairie , the grasses are slowly tumbling. Another fortnight and they will be cut down ready for new growth to begin. And soon the prairie border will be extended and planted and older borders refurbished