Daffodils in the morning

Last weekend, my dad gave me some miniature daffodils. And hurray, they are blooming and adding some cheer to the front windowsill.

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These will later go in the garden to join their cousins out there. Not a great deal of evidence of the latter right now but it would be a pity if they all came at once, wouldn’t it?

Anyway, from being so often at the front windowsill to tend the flowers and vegetables growing and blooming there, I have had ample opportunity to observe the sun on that side of the house. I’ve discovered in any case that the front is North-East facing, which means it is already getting about two hours of sun a day, maybe more at the edge furthest from the house.

That bodes well for growing in the now lawn-less patch. Still thinking about what I’m actually going to do, though.

About Helen

I have always been interesting in living a more environmentally friendly lifestyle and used to do what I could. Now, I have come to realise that we have reached such a point in terms of environmental degradation that it is more important - perhaps - to focus on building resilience. I therefore do as much as I can to reuse, grow my own and encourage a supportive community, for example. I also keep reading and learning all the time.
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6 Responses to Daffodils in the morning

  1. Karen says:

    I love your daffodils…they are such a happy flower.

  2. I love daffodils! What a lovely gift.

  3. A nice bit of cheer, those daffs.

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