Snakeshead fritillaries are flowering in the meadow, Daffodils all around the gardens, Hellebores & Spring bulbs everywhere & no crowds. Just been on Radio Ncle Garden Mania, think I got through it alright!
The forecast is good for Tues & Wed so we’ve decided to take a chance & have a pop up opening away from our usual days. We all need the happiness a bit of sunshine on our backs brings. Easter weekend we’ll be open Easter Saturday, closed Good Friday & Easter Sunday & Monday.
Little by little Spring has arrived here in the gardens. New flowers in rainbow colours every day, why not take the opportunity to visit us. The Hellebores are spectacular in borders & the woodland garden, the On the Snowdrop Trail there are now different colours of Crocuses, Irises & Cyclamen associated with lots of tiny […]
If you would like to reserve a bag or two of this compost please let me know before the end of the month. by leaving your name & phone number (text or message). It should be available for Click & Collect mid February but I’ll confirm nearer the time.
A good fall of snow is the next best thing to sunshine in my world, everything is transformed into a winter wonderland!
Congratulations, the start of another year & you’re still here & reading our blog, I’m thrilled that the days have started to lengthen and was out gardening until 4.22pm yesterday, meaning that life has taken on a more positive feel. I know everyone isn’t as obsessive as I am about the great outdoors but […]
After the year we’ve all had enough of, we’d like to wish You & Yours Good Health, The Best Christmas you can manage under the covid restrictions & a much Happier New Year in 2021.
NE. COVID 19 RESTRICTIONS HAVE MADE IT IMPOSSIBLE TO FORECAST WHEN WE’LL BE BACK. PLEASE FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK @BIRKHEADSCOFFEE FOR UPDATES.
We will be open Friday 25th-Sunday Sept. 27th. 11am-4pm. Please check our opening times before setting out in October. We’d like you to see the autumn colour if the weather is reasonable & restrictions allow. These will be posted daily on the home page of the website but the easiest way to get notifications is […]
Covid stressed? In the 1980”s the Japanese gov. carried out extensive research which found that a 2 hour forest bathing session could reduce blood pressure, lower cortisol levels & improve concentration & memory. Their findings went beyond the benefits of fresh air, exercise & wellbeing. They found that chemicals released by trees ( phytonicides) could […]