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03/02/2014 at 18:09

This is a pot of the Galanthus nivalis which inhabits our garden. We do not think it is straight nivalis as it seems to be sterile.

 And this is what they look like en masse

 There are more as well.

03/02/2014 at 18:28

They look amazing! Maybe we should all visit your garden 

03/02/2014 at 20:29

That's really lovely, Berghill.

03/02/2014 at 20:42

As long as you avoid falling down the mole holes, you are welcome. Oh and bring your gardening gloves, there is a lot of work needing doing.

04/02/2014 at 10:10

The snowdrops are indeed particularly good this year - not the numbers you have yet, but they are spreading well.  Amused, and happy, to see that underneath a road sign just outside our drive, a goodly patch are growing - the birds must sit there when busily digesting the seeds - and nature does the rest - great. 

04/02/2014 at 11:05

Your snowdrops are looking lovely Berghill.  I've had a clump in flower in a sunny front bed since mid December  but no sign yet of the ones out the back and still in shade but when they do eventually come and then go over, I shall split them into my woodland area and maybe in 10 years time I'll have a display like yours. 

Inspirational.   Thanks.

04/02/2014 at 11:52

I am busily spreading my clumps down from the butterfly garden and spinney into the middle garden ,my Persian Runner.  the clump i divided up last year are making a good show already and have the odd self seeded one here and there.  It was such a relief to see they liked their new home.

04/02/2014 at 21:31

How lovely, they look beautiful.

05/02/2014 at 07:27

A sight like that really lifts the spirits     

05/02/2014 at 07:54

They're stunning en masse like that. That's the way to have them Berghill 

 Easy to forget how beautiful these little gems are once summer comes along.

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