Posts Tagged: spring

Flower Facts
Gladiolus Flower Facts
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Although the springtime brings us a large variety of fresh plants and flowers, some plants can only be planted during the spring season and so they will bloom during the middle and late parts of summer. One such flower is the gladiolus. They are grown from corms and can only be planted under the right […]
How to prepare your garden for Spring
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Winter is over and now it is time to start planning your garden for the spring and summer months before the cold weather returns in seven months time. The first thing you will need to do is to plant your flowering bulbs for the sunny months ahead. Ironically the best day to plant the bulbs […]
Is the cold spring killing flowers?
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This past winter was one of the coldest winters are record and it seemed to be never ending. Finally after a few days of weak sunshine coming through it appears the cold snap has finally been put behind us. However what does the extra-long cold snap mean for flowers in the United Kingdom? The chill […]
The Beauty of Spring
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The first signs of spring can be a relief to anyone. Seeing the back of those cold dark winter mornings and the arrival of all things spring, can put a smile on anyone’s face. Who could fail to be cheered up by a patch of golden daffodils or multi-coloured tulips?    above: The new Spring […]