November in the south of Australia means the arrival of long awaited peony blooms in florists and cool climate gardens. It is one of our favourite times of the year when peonies and roses are both in bloom! we are always on the hunt for beautiful open gardens and flower farms so when we came…
Anise or aniseed (Pimpinella anisum, Apiaceae) is an herbaceous annual that grows to almost a meter (3.3 feet) in height.1,2 The lower leaves of the plant are dark green, heart-shaped, and shallowly lobed, while the upper leaves are feathery. In the summer, the plant produces small, white flowers in an umbrella-shaped head, and, in the fall, these flowers produce aromatic […]
Taller plants moving into warmer Arctic – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-45652152
in her heart she was a wild and feral thing
The parade of pink, white and red blooms is about to begin, drumroll please 🤗.
My first daffy of 2018.
Country diary: give living things their place in ‘civilisation’