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Make the Most of Blossom Time

April 25, 2018 6:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Our long wait for warmer weather this year, seems to have left time for the spring blossoms to come into their own. We think of it as one quick flush of colour, but choose carefully and you can have Prunus blossoms from December to May.


Try some Tasty Tulips

April 25, 2018 5:54 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Aren’t the tulips fabulous this year! I am on a mission to taste as many tulip petals as I can. They are all edible and have surprisingly different flavours. Most have a fresh crunch like an iceberg lettuce, but their flavours are complex – sometimes sweet and fruity, sometimes floral and fragrant and then, surprisingly they can be quite spicy, like rocket.