April 2012

Euphorbia Fens Ruby around pond April 15th

For the birdwatchers; Snipes,Chiff chaffs, Pied wagtails, Greenfinches, Hedgesparrow (dunnocks), Short-eared owls, Lark, Red kites and Canada geese spotted over the garden this week end.

Birkheads in the rain

 

Birkheads meadow in late April

                                   Fritillaries & Apeldoorn tulips in the Goose Meadow April 24th

Red cowslips, fritillaries & cardamine in the Meadow

                                                    Red cowslip in the meadow 24th April

Tulips in Goose Meadow 21st April

  Tulips with white & maroon  Fritillaries combined with lilac Ladies Smock the Wildflower Meadow  (May )   Silver willow leaved pear in flower provides a secluded corner for visitors   s Dwarf Forsythia brightens a shady corner  We have fairies at the bottom of our garden Don’t forget our collector’s corner of specialist plants […]