Not happy

I’m not happy.  Months and months ago I bought some pink daffodil bulbs from Amazon.  This was the photo advertising them. But mine have just opened and… and… they’re not pink. They’re a sort of orange peachy middle with pale creamy petals.  Don’t get me wrong, they’re very pretty and all that but THEY’RE NOT WHAT…

Bulbs

‘Tis the season for planting your bulbs if you want some pretty flowers come Spring and you know how I like to be organised! There are rows and rows of daffodil, allium, tulip and hyacinth bulbs in every supermarket, garden centre and petrol station at the moment. The joy of all this abundance means the…

Spring Flowers

We’ve had the mildest, wettest Winter on record… the weather people love to say “on record”. I’m certain it’s their favourite thing. As a result all our Spring flowers have made an early entrance. I for one, am loving it. When these flowers usually appear around March I go a bit doolally with excitement. I…