Here be snowdrops …

My snowdrops arrived yesterday! They are wonderful, pot-grown plants from the garden and nursery of De Boschhoeve in Holland. I bought a collection comprising ‘Sam Arnott’, ‘Jaquenetta’, ‘Pusey Green Tips’, ‘Atkinsii’, ‘Viridapice’, ‘Beluga’, ‘Hippolyta’ and ‘Straffan’ – and added in a couple of bulbs of ‘Magnet’ because I couldn’t resist. The kind grower sent me … Continue reading Here be snowdrops …

Rāhui Day 50

I had grand plans for posting pictures of the lower Hornbeam Gardens today (the second newest part of the garden). However the internet connexion is so horrendous, that I’m contenting myself with a couple of pictures of my little woodland corner. Everything is beginning to go very green in there – bluebells, daffodils and lily … Continue reading Rāhui Day 50