Seen at The Festival of the Tree

...if you would be happy all your life, plant a garden - Chinese proverb

Friday, 18 January 2008

Snowdrop census - week 1

Back Garden - 51
Front Garden - 33
Side Garden - 30
Guerilla Garden - 30

GRAND TOTAL - 144

Last year's maximum - 1069, still some way to go then!

The double snowdrops in the back garden are beginning to show - I'll post a picture as soon as they're in bloom. I also found some strawberries in flower and daisies on the public land next to the house.

5 comments:

  1. I love snow drops, so love reading about yours, but have awhile to see any yet... (Patience! I don't have much.)

    Added you in "blogs to visit" -- I hope you don't mind. It is because when I came back to check for replies you had! Thank you! I can see why someone awarded you with a friendly blog nod.

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  2. Strawberries in flower!! Wow, thats early. Mine are still well and truely asleep.

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  3. Thanks Wildside, that's great! I've got you in my Google Reader, so I'll be stopping by from time to time...

    Paul & Melanie - what's the betting a frost will come and knock those strawberry flowers for 6?

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  4. one snowdrop! that's all there is. I'm pretty sure it those squirrels! the clematis however has two buds and are about to open!

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  5. Hi anonymous! Maybe some more have appeared by now? They have a habit of suddenly appearing out of nowhere! I'm envious of your Clematis buds though

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