Author Archives: Len
The daffodils are very happy this month, lots of rain and then a downfall of snow and frost to slow them down a bit. They should be on target for the normal dates this coming year! We will have the walks available from Wednesday 28th March to Sunday 8th April inclusive.
I’ve taken some dry straw and feathers down to the magic oak and all the wildlife is out and very active.
Wishing you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
This year the walks will be available from Wednesday 29th March to Sunday 9th April inclusive. Guided walks will be available every morning at 10:30 am, and self walks from 10 am to 4 pm. Guided Walks in the afternoon are … Continue reading
The daffodils are a little slow this year owing to the dry season, but I suspect we will get plenty of rain in the next few weeks and I’m sure that everything will be flowering in time for open days … Continue reading
It’s the first day of the daffodil walks today, a fantastic turnout, the weather was kind. We had visitors from far afield today who’ve travelled down to see something different. A general update for those wondering – we have suffered … Continue reading
I was in the U.K., last week and looking at the daffodils I would say that they may begin flowering a little earlier than normal, but seem to be in very good condition owing to the rainfall this backend, there will … Continue reading
The first daffodils – Early Sensation – are out two weeks early at Whitegate, but most of the other daffodils are just starting to peep through and with the amount of rain that we’ve had, they look to be in … Continue reading
Our 2015 walks were again a great success, thank you to everyone who came and enjoyed the walks – the contributions brought almost £7000 of fund for Macmillan, despite the weather not always being on our side! We’ve planted a … Continue reading
The recent cold snap means that despite the daffodils being on track in February, they’re not quite making that last push to be in full bloom at the very start of the walks, so for the first few days it … Continue reading
I’ve walked around all of the fields today and everything is looking right for a grand show this year! The Early Sensation are already out, along with the snowdrops. Magnificence (another super early variety) is looking to be on target … Continue reading
Daffodils seem to be quite forward and in very good condition, but they will slow down when the weather turns colder – we will update in the new year, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year to all our readers.