alliums, with heads about the size of tennis balls, come in a vibrant deep purple, (Allium hollandicum ‘Purple Sensation’), or a softer mauvy shade, (Allium hollandicum aflatunense). both are spectacular in bud, full flower, in the seedhead stage, and long lasting in the vase too. what is more they seem to naturalise and bulk up well.
Take learning shapes into nature as the weather turns warmer. A great outdoor play activity for toddlers and preschoolers | Outdoor Fun | Play | Shapes | STEM for Kids | Toddlers | Preschool | Kids Activities
How to Prune Lavender – never prune in fall or winter and never cut back to the ground. Prune in spring and early summer after first leaf buds emerge to cut out dead wood and then prune again just after flowers fade – deadhead and shape plants then, leave at least 3 – 5 leaf … Read More →