Midwinter snowdrops

Ah the snowdrops are here, spring is coming, look lively!

Today J and I took a ‘snowdrop walk'; a see what we can spot walk, and it was lovely, crisp, bright and lots to find.

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Midwinter snowdrops

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A lucky find, a bat box that had come down in the woods and my nipper was quick to investigate!

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In a comedy of errors we returned home to tidy the yarden and discovered these growing in one of our own pots right under our noses; I have no recollection of planting them and they’re a bit sad looking, but snowdrops none the less!

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We’ve some tidying up to do, but I’m pleased to see our summer garland is still standing!

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It’s at the faded Ibiza chic stage!

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And the bamboo continues to do its thing much to my amazement after I feared I’d killed it off earlier last year!

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And finally, some cut snowdrops brought back from J’s Grandmother’s house for me, gorgeous!

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9 thoughts on “Midwinter snowdrops

  1. Snowdrops are so pretty. It’s a bonus to discover something beautiful you don’t remember planting. I still haven’t bought any for the garden. Next year….(that’s what I said last year haha).

  2. I love snowdrops, we’ve been spotting them this week too. And I often have flowers appearing in my pots that i can’t remember planting, but obviously did at some point-it’s a lovely bonus isn’t it :)

  3. Ah bamboo, my nemesis! Honestly once I tired to remove it from my garden and even when I had dug it’s roots out with pickaxe!!!

    Snowdrops are so lovely – for me they are a sign of the bulbs to come – daff, bluebells and so on. Lovely that you brought some inside!

    thanks for joining in again x

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