In the green

I received delivery of a box of happiness yesterday – 100 snowdrops in the green. Armed with help and spades, I went outside to dig up little trenches to be the new homes for ten or so bulbs at a time. It is not as fiddly as it seems, since you just grasp the stems and bury the bulbs halfway up the leaf system.

As I was doing it I kept thinking of the joy they would bring next spring. It also seemed that there were nearer to 200 bulbs than the 100 on the description. Double joy.

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2 Responses to In the green

  1. Dianne says:

    The neat thing about Snowdrops is that they spread like crazy.

  2. Tabor says:

    They are considered invasive in my state but I have them carefully tucked under the dogwood and they are behaving themselves.

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