Flowers for Mothers

Tomorrow is Mother's Day and it's a day usually associated ¬†with the tradition of giving one's mother flowers, at least in the UK and in North America. ¬†Some people opt to give a traditional bouquet of flowers to their mother which may include flowers like carnations or roses while others prefer to give potted plants. … Continue reading Flowers for Mothers

The Colours of Spring

It is pretty hard not to feel cheery with all of the colours of spring around us now. Daffodils are probably the best example of what spring is about.

The Crocs are here

Everywhere I have looked this week I have seen crocuses bursting out of the ground with vivid colours. I have seen blue, cream, yellow, white and purple ones and chances are that if you live in the UK you will have seen some too. I particularly love how this spring flowering plant comes in so … Continue reading The Crocs are here