Posts made in February, 2015

The promise of spring

Posted By on Feb 10, 2015

Late winter can often bring a blast of cold weather but it does not stop plants from starting to grow and flower. Bulbs start the year with crocuses and snowdrops out first. Crocuses do best in sun as the flowers will open wide in the sun, then close as the sun leaves them. Animals such as mice, voles and squirrels often dig up the bulbs especially the larger varieties so I would recommend the species crocuses with smaller flowers....

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