Saturday, April 23, 2005

The ferns ire really getting going now. Posted by Hello

Sunday, April 10, 2005

Tadpole Haiku

Today tadpoles irrupted
Into the dark pond.
As hungry goldfish circled. Posted by Hello


Cora was a big help with the Pergola! Posted by Hello

Thursday, April 07, 2005

Frond Cutting

This is the time when I cut back all the tatty fronds from the evegreen ferns and expose the tight russet crown rich with promise for the coming year. Seriously, I do find the unpacking of the fronds each spring to be one of the most awe-inspiring aspects of the garden (or indeed countryside).
Posted by Hello

Initial View Revisited (1)

Is this an improvement from the same view in January? Posted by Hello

Crozier Unfurling

This is a marvellous time of year for ferns with the croziers unfurling majestically in the Spring sunshine. Posted by Hello

Perennial Splitting

I've done bit more on the splitting and replanting perennials front this year. Posted by Hello