callmemadam (callmemadam) wrote,

  • Mood:

On this day

20th April

Night temperatures of -4º, bitter winds and wintry showers. Impossible really to do anything outside with frosty nights.

From my garden journal 1995. I found it in a cupboard while I was looking for something else. Back to 2007 and today's picture is a form of Iris germanica called 'Berkeley Gold'. I spotted it flowering yesterday.

Tags: diaries, gardening, iris, weather

  • At last: The Chalet School prospectus

    As previewed here. The Chalet School is situated by the side of the Tiern See (or Tiernsee) in the beautiful Austrian Tyrol (or Tirol). The lovely…

  • The Chalet School Goes On and On

    As usual, I’m reading three books at once and currently, one of them is always a Chalet book. Does the format of a book affect your reading? I’m…

  • Revisiting the Chalet School

    It must be years since I picked up a Chalet School book. Then, looking for something unchallenging to read, I started The School at the Chalet. Next…

  • Post a new comment


    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.