Tag: daffodils

Gardens open for the season

We are very happy to be welcoming visitors to the gardens again for the start of the new season.  The wild garden is putting on a fabulous show of daffodils, primroses, fritillaries and anemones.  Almond and peach blossom is attracting pollinators to the walled garden and in the greenhouses we are busy propagating veg andFind out more

Promise of spring

The very welcome signs of spring have been early this year.  Crocuses, snowdrops, hellebores, cyclamen and a few early daffodils have been flowering since January. The garden birds are on the lookout for a mate and singing loudly about it and Buzzards are displaying their flying skills over the park. In the garden we areFind out more

Wild Garden bulbs Going Wild

The Emperor daffodils are already in full flower with Empress and Maximus Superbus gradually joining them.  The mild winter means everything has made an early start and with this lovely sunshine all is burgeoning into bloom.  The Fritillaria meleagris are already opening – a good three weeks early and almond and apricot blossoms are riskingFind out more