Flowers, flowers everywhere

When we returned from our visit to Ireland, we were astounded by the abundance of flowers blooming in our garden. There was stuff flowering that hadn’t flowered in a year and that we thought had withered away!

Black eyed susans

Black eyed susans

Pink geranium

Pink geranium

Colourful pansies

Colourful pansies

Pretty pink flowers

Pretty pink flowers

Small white daisies

Small white daisies

Big yellow daisies

Big yellow daisies

And the herbs, most of which I had either pruned or planted shortly before we left, were just AMAZING!

Chives, basil and winter savoury

Chives, basil and winter savoury

Cos lettuce and curly parsley

Cos lettuce and curly parsley

Rocket and lemongrass

Rocket and lemongrass

Lemon thyme

Lemon thyme

Clearly, we have to ask sis-in-law with the green thumb to house-sit more often.

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