Spring is springing – Daisy

Daisies are popping up everywhere now, brightening up the grass with their yellow and white. They are very common, and sometimes ignored in favour of more ‘fancy’ flowers, but I love their simple beauty. Especially lovely are the ones with pink tips, so pretty!

Respite

I realised something this morning … it was not raining! It was actually quite dry and bright! So I grabbed my chance to nip out for a quick walk around the village. I’ve not had a chance to get out for ages what with the weather and not being well a week or two back.Continue reading “Respite”

Fresh as a Daisy

You probably know the saying ‘as fresh as a daisy’ … well here’s a daisy that shows why this saying is correct. Fresh in this mornings heavy dew, in the beautiful bright spring sunshine I found this freshly opened daisy. Don’t forget to click on it to see it larger. I had the best walkContinue reading “Fresh as a Daisy”

Sunshine

The weather has improved and the storms are now over. The clear up has got underway in town, and out here all is calm and there’s even been some sunshine! It has turned a lot colder, but that is the price we pay for calmer weather I guess. Today we went out for a walkContinue reading “Sunshine”

Red-tipped Daisy

Bruce noticed this daisy the other day and though it is just a common daisy (Bellis perennis) it is a particularly nice one with really red tips to the petals. I’ve seen ones that are quite pink but I don’t think I’ve ever seen one as red as this before. It looks a bit likeContinue reading “Red-tipped Daisy”