I didn’t go out in the garden yesterday; it was dull, miserable and nothing needed watered.  However, nature took it upon itself to start the opening ceremony for spring whilst I wasn’t looking.  From tiny green stubs, suddenly we have flowers!   Although they’re not ones I planted, I’m happy to see the little crocuses come up as my iris’ will surely be hot on their heels.

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The last plant there is the comfrey I planted outside – now cloche-less (the wind blew it off because I couldn’t dig it into the soil with all the slate).  One of the smaller shoots has died off, but the two main crowns seem to be doing fine.

I think I’ve finally figured out how to get the focus right on the camera, now I just need to work on composition, hehe.

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