callmemadam (callmemadam) wrote,

  • Music:

Flower cheer

I'm rather a snob about plastic hanging baskets but when I saw a selection containing violas on special offer at the garden centre a few weeks ago, I couldn't resist. The violas have survived heavy rain, strong winds and dark days and are still smiling at me for less than the price of a bunch of flowers. Value!
Tags: garden centre, violas

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