It’s hard not to get distracted by the flowers of spring, even though I still don’t have that many in the garden yet! Here’s a small tour of distraction. Spring has properly said “hello” now.
I think I appreciate flowers more in winter than in the more floriferous times of year, because they just bring some joy, hope and prettiness amidst the gloom and cold of winter. Here’s to taking time to inspect and enjoy the flowers.
We are smack in the middle of winter here. A cold snap is apparently sweeping up the country, but I have been enjoying sunshine here, with just a smidgen of rain. I’ll take cold yet sunny days over rainy days for sure! Water-filled holes aside, there are actually some nice things to look at in … More A Few Plants in Winter
There is only one camellia in my garden. I don’t really like camellias very much. I think this is a combination of their uniform, somewhat boring shape, their tendency to often be pink and their flower shape, which is too frilly for my liking. But a few years ago I discovered Camellia ‘Night Rider’. I found … More A Camellia For The Non-camellia People