A lovely, lovely day to-day, and the longest time that I have spent in the garden for some months.
I cut back some of the old hellebore leaves – to give the buds some air.
This entry was posted on January 22, 2009 by artistsgarden. It was filed under garden and was tagged with flowers, January, my garden.
You didn’t tell me I had to do that! Just as well you are coming over next week. Will have to provide some lunch for yourself and Shedman now to pay for the gardening materclass I am expecting!!
January 22, 2009 at 9:56 pm
Thanks for the reminder, although once I remove the old leaves I will have an all brown garden. Karen, a lovely photo. gail
January 22, 2009 at 10:12 pm
Are there buds already? – I’ll have to have a look under my foliage once I get a nice day without rain!
January 22, 2009 at 11:18 pm
I have been cutting back the old leaves too this last week or so – I seem to leave it later every year. It’s great to see the buds plumping out.
January 24, 2009 at 10:38 pm
Dobby – I thought you knew 🙂
Gail – I have now finished cutting all the leaves back, and as you say the garden look brown, but not for long hopefully.
Easygardener – Have you looked yet? Have you got buds?
Anna – it is lovely to see the plum buds, I think I do it when I am desperate to see some flowers in the garden
January 25, 2009 at 2:35 am
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