14 05 2012 No Comments

Spring Expectations – mail order wise

Spring for the nurseryman is a taxing time. Some plants don’t make it through the winter, turning up their toes just as spring dawns, while other more tender varieties come through beautifully. This year the astrantias have been incredibly slow to emerge. I’m not sure if the heat of March (do you recall those 2 hot weeks) which stopped them in their tracks. Even now in May they are only …