There are only 10 days left of winter (not counting today) and that means very shortly my bank balance is going to take a hiding.

Actually, I've already started spending. I've bought sweet peas, pansies and stock.

As I was handing over my card to buy theses plants the week before last, I thought to myself "here we go again".


I don't like to think too hard about the amount of money I have spent over the years on plants. I could probably have bought a Mustang or maybe a Honda.

Every spring I find myself at the plant