Approaching Equinox

Mist and frost in the early mornings are a feature of March and the approaching Equinox. Buds have opened on the Ribes to reveal scented pink flowers that serve as an early breakfast for Bees making their way out of hibernation and in desperate search of a nectar shot or two! Work has been ratcheted up a few notches, as the rain has ceased and everything, including the woodwork, has begun to dry out…time to paint fences and sheds with preservative! This is the new blue fence, courtesy of three rather rusted looking tins of blue wood preservative I have…