Monthly Archives: December 2019

In a Vase on Monday. End of Year Flower Count.

Each year on Christmas Eve I do a flower count and see how many different blooms there are to pick to for the Christmas table. This year I am doing it for the New Year’s Eve table instead as the … Continue reading

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Top Ten December Blooms.

I can’t think of anything more depressing than putting the garden to bed for the winter and having nothing to look at until the spring. We are lucky in the UK to have a climate which enables us to have … Continue reading

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In a Vase on Monday. A Haiku about a Kiku.

 When the winter chrysanthemums go there is nothing to write about but radishes’.  Matsuo Basho. When the Pianist and I are on a long car journey we keep ourselves entertained by making up limericks about the places we pass by. … Continue reading

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