Lavender time

Lavendula angustifolia 'hidcote' Lavender, loved by gardeners and wildlife alike. It is just about all going over in Derbyshire now to avoid it getting leggy and untidy it is time for action. It is disputed among many gardening books when is the correct time to tackle a lavender, but I have had no mishaps tackling …

Topsy Turvy.

The Blackthorn,Prunus spinosa, is out. It seems strange for all the buds to be breaking, leaves unfurlingĀ and Magnolias and Cherries to be blossoming and it barely registers on my radar. I can see nature springing forth as I walk the dog, on my allowed daily exercise, but in the uncertain and unnerving times we are …