The list included the gaps in the borders, the plants that didn't manage to overwinter, the lack of rain, And yet really it's looking good enough this early in the year. Have a look....
Allium on the point of bursting open. There are a large number in pots for filling in the gaps in the borders or for cut flowers.
One of many buds on the quince tree waiting to open . Hope we have as many fruit.
My favourite rose Canary Bird smothered in blossom.
The tree fern frond tentatively unfurling.
The delicate nodding head of a semi-aquilegia flower.
The cardiocrinum and the shuttlecock ferns intermingle in the shade border.
The ornamental garden taken from the house with part of the reproductive garden beyond.
So this is the question for today. How does your garden grow? (And the subtext is "are you a bit more positive then me"?)