Category Archives: Flowers in April

Yummy yummy yummy I’ve got love in my tummy

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Aha, there’s my lippy

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Peony ‘Molly the witch’ closes its petals when it rains

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A heart shape hazel Peony support

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The very regal Osmunda regalis

Would you like forget-me nots with that madam?

 

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with cowslips?

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with Lysimachia?

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with Iris?

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or on their own?

There is no doubt about it, my heart is filled with joy!

 

 

 

spring spring spring spring SPRING!

Muscari..

Little darlings

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I love these with the foliage draping over the wall

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and these that look like mushroom flowers! So cute in a container

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with Primulas and Dicentra.  Fine in a shady place

Delicious Tulips… I’m a sucker for the ‘Lily-flowered’ varieties

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and the ones that look frosted

Tulipa Cummins

Tulipa Cummins

(oops forgot to deadhead that Hydrangea)

 

 

Competition is ramped up on the kitchen table

Where we have

flowers as gifts – very very lovely Tulips, Gerberas, Chrysanths and a Rose

Versus

flowers from the garden – just as lovely, Narcissi, Hellebores and Kerria japonica

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Eyes are on the garden too, for star performers

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Forsythia

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Cowslips

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Sanguisorba – early foliage

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Primulas

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Ribes sp.

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The cutest…Narcissi canaliculatus

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Leucojum gravetye

Quite a feast this week 🙂