April 2016

Image of the Week: Pollen Addict

After the beautiful weather we've had over the past few weeks it was a bit of a shock to the system to have frosty mornings and freezing cold days return this far into the year... (more)

Image of the Week: Pass it On

This last week has been the best of the year so far weather wise, with some beautiful blue skies and a notable rise in temperature during the daytime. The warmer weather has encouraged all sorts of wildlife into the garden, especially the birds and the bees... (more)

Image of the Week: Small but Beautiful

A couple of weeks ago I mentioned that its not only our cultivated flowers that are awakening this springtime, but also the uninvited guests in our garden - the weeds! This got me thinking about some of the prettier wild plants that live in our gardens... (more)

Image of the Week: Afternoon Sunlight

The recent good weather, and in particular the warm spell, has done wonders for the spring bulbs planted in the garden, especially the Tulips... (more)