Monthly Archives: March 2012

Scottish Bluebell

Its time I tried the Scottish Bluebell in the garden, Bluebell  (Campanula rotundifolia) (Harebell)

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Ribes Sanguineum White Icicle

Ribes white icicle a welcome sight in the early Spring garden Ribes, the common flowering currant is welcome to the positions which they enjoy in our woodland area.

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Sarcococca Hookeriana Var. Humilis

Sarcococca Humilis (Sweet Box) flowering in our Aberdeen garden in February. (Sarcococca Hookeriana Var. Humilis) is well worthy of consideration for your garden. Well it doesn’t exactly jump out at you but hey any plant which flowers in the month of February has … Continue reading

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Helleborus Party Dress Picotee

Helleborus Party Dress Picotee Over the many years in which we have been gardening we often had Hellebores.  In more recent years they were largely replaced with Summer flowering  annuals.  I think we were becoming too concerned with this blast … Continue reading

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Paeony My Pal Rudy

Paeony My Pal Rudy, what a beauty. take your pick regarding the spelling of this beautiful plant as there seems to be at least three alternatives. However My pal Rudy is a cracker, Myra planted this one in our back … Continue reading

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