We divided the Hosta’s from the deck pot into 2 larger and 2 smaller plants today, and recovered a small piece of Hosta from the pot that contained Joan’s plant. We now have two deck pots, one also containg Joan’s Hosta, and the cistern, which has the 2 smaller plants. THe RHS propagation book was … Read more
We planted seeds due for April or May planting: Sweet Pea ‘Singing the Blues’, Foxglove ‘Excelsior hybrids’, Viola ‘Venus mixed’, Tagetes ‘Lemon Gem’, Livingstone Daisy ‘mix’, Nasturtium ‘Alaska mixed’, Zinnia ‘Early Wonder mixed’, Hellebore ‘Winter Angels’ (white) – yard sale, Foxglove – yard sale We also potted on the Californian poppies
Today we planted our first potatoes: 4 main crop in the green tub. We mulched the deck bed and part of the west bed.
The clematis flowers are budding, the shrubs by the deck are bursting into leaf, and the Forsythia is in flower. The crocuses by the workshop were wide open today in the spring sunshine. A beautiful narcissus is in bloom by the bird bath, and all the hyacinths are out along by the path near the … Read more