In a vase on Monday – the message spreads

Every Monday Cathy from Rambling in the garden asks us to pick flowers from our gardens and bring them into the house to enjoy.  This meme has become completely addictive for many of us and even when we are going away, or there is snow on the ground we find something!

As many of you know I am teaching (with others) a gardening course in a nearby town and I wanted to share my enthusiasm for using home grown flowers with the group; so a couple of weeks ago I picked buckets and buckets of flowers from the cuttings beds, and the group came here armed with vases, jam jars and various other containers and we spent the afternoon arranging the flowers, followed by tea and cake. Continue reading