My passion in life is gardening and specifically growing flowers from seed

Tag: northwest england

Rose ‘summer song’

Smelling and looking beautiful in my garden at the moment. I’ve had 4 new roses over the past 2 years including this one and I think it’s been a good year for them, they and the others mores established ones have flowered very well this year and are still going

Wordless Wednesday- Japanese Anemone

Wordless Wednesday- Tithonia

Wordless Wednesday- Rudbeckia Cherry Brandy

Wordless Wednesday- hollyhocks

And sidalcea Elsie Heugh and penstemon

Wordless Wednesday- agapanthus

First Dahlia to flower in 2021

Wordless Wednesday- lillies


I’ve not grown sunflowers for a long time as I didn’t know where to plant them but I had some seed and thought why not so here is the first flower. I have 4 plants and this is probably the tallest at over 5ft!

Roses 2021

Rose Nostalgia
Rose Hot Chocolate