Gaskell House Blogs

January in the Garden

30th January 2018
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The first flowers of the year are starting to show themselves. We have primroses, snowdrops, witch-hazel, crocus and cyclamen in flower and shoots of daffodils, tulips and scilla coming up through the soil. So something to look forward to.

Photography by Chris Tucker, Volunteer Gardener

Plans are like a card-house-if one gives way, all the others come rattling about your head

Elizabeth Gaskell, 1864