Categories
Garden Garden Plants

Ophiopogon planiscapus ‘Nigrescens’

A nice little black mondo grass to add a bit of interest round the pond area. It provides a good contrast to the pebbles, which is nice.

Categories
Garden Garden Plants

Muscari armeniacum ‘Peppermint’

Some more little grape hyacinths bought a really good pack with lots of plants in on a whim. Planted amongst the primulas and round the bird table. These ones were bought from Summerseat in Bury. Planted in the bottom bed near the other ones and the other, other ones.

Categories
Garden Garden Plants

Muscari armeniacum ‘Big Smile’

Some more little grape hyacinths bought on a whim to brighten up the bottom bed in early spring. These ones were bought from Morrisons in Exeter. Planted in the bottom bed near the other ones.

Categories
Garden Garden Plants

Muscari armeniacum

Little grape hyacinths to brighten up the bottom bed in early spring. These ones were bought from Morrisons in Exeter.

Categories
Garden Garden Plants

Hyacinthus orientalis ‘City of Haarlem’

A pretty Hyacinth that we bought as an impulse buy from the Powderham Garden Centre. Planted in a little pot on the Patio along with a little red primula. Spring 2021: A lovely little pot …

Categories
Garden Garden Plants

Hyacinthus orientalis ‘Gipsy Queen’

A pretty Hyacinth that we bought as an impulse buy from the Dobies just off on the M5. Planted in a square pot on the Patio along with some interesting Orange Crocuses.

Categories
Garden Garden Plants

Camassia quamash

I’ve never grown Camassia before and Monty on Gardeners world said these would be really good for a meadow type area to naturalise. I bought these in my September bulb purchase and I bought “one”. Got twenty! The bulbs seem really small for what may be a 70cm plant … I planted them in the […]

Categories
Garden Garden Plants

Hosta sieboldiana ‘Blue Angel’

A pretty Hosta, which hasn’t grown very large for me. I had it planted in the lower woodland bed for a few months but it got absolutely savaged by snails. They love it, making it look ragged, which is a shame. Probably needs a bigger pot to get to it’s full size. I should really […]