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Thursday, 16 February 2012

Droopy in the Garden

Behold ... A Crocus (singular).
At last ... a vision of Spring, a taste of things to come, albeit a droopy one (the flower, not the season). Think the weight of last weeks snow has taken its toll on this poor chap and I guess once the birds feast their eyes on it, it'll soon be a nibbled 'goner. Such a shame after all the effort to get here.

 
Meanwhile, the Hellebores are flowering their droopy heads off. This is a stunning pinky / white variety (sorry no idea which) but it has that delicious ice-cream feel about it.

At last my seed compost bags have finally thawed out, time to get planting, there's lots of life appearing in the garden ...so exciting.

2 comments:

HolleyGarden said...

Isn't is exciting to see the first crocus bloom? It really feels like spring then! Beautiful hellebore!

Alistair said...

Great Hellebores Jane, pity about the poor crocus.

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