All sorts of other things are doing so well and I am excited to get home and see what else is popping up.
This is a beauty that mum gave me in the autumn, will have to check with her for the name:
The violas made it through a second winter and have started flowering again. They were such a joy last year, putting out flowers all summer :
Lots of seedlings are doing their thing outside as well as on the windowsills indoors. These are poppy seedlings just ready to pot up:
Bees are arriving too:
This, I think, is a self-seeded geranium, just quietly getting on with making the garden more beautiful:
This weed appeared back in March, it has the most lovely tiny delicate flowers, and is now so tangled around the bench that I hardly have room to sit:
so Tish and I had some for dinner the other night:
And apparently in Japan pretty much everything has to have a mascot:
Stay safe. Be kind. Get out more (you know you should).