• Spring is here

    19th March 2010In The GardenStephanie Donaldson


    A pure white camellia (name long forgotten) has a gently weeping habit which adds to its charms

    crocus-ruby-glow Crocus Ruby Glow is a cultivar of  tommassinianus with richer colouring


    crocus-tommassinianus A carpet of Crocus tommassinianus – in this morning’s warm sun it was humming with bees

    iris-reticulata2 Pots of iris reticulata tucked in to sunny cormers of the garden are now in full flower

    peas After weeks of inactivity, the gutter-sown peas are on the move
    anemone In the greenhouse a pot of Anemone Mr Fokker has sent up its first bloom