Sunday, October 27, 2013

A late surprise

Whilst shutting the lids on my cold frames in preperation for the expected strong winds; I noticed that Margareta is in bloom. A pleasant surprise so late in the year. /Ray

Monday, October 21, 2013

'Imke' an auricula raised in Holland by club member Ina

Ina a member in Holland has very kindly sent a picture of her auricula 'Imke', this was raised by Ina in 2011. It's always nice to see pictures of members auriculas, particularly when it is has been raised by one of our members.

Sunday, October 20, 2013

Still blooming in England

Iris's auriculas are still in blooming in Salisbury, England, It's nice to see some autumn flowering auriculas.

Friday, October 18, 2013

The First Snow

The first snow came last night, it was only a light coating, the coldframes are still open so that the auriculas are well ventilated. /Ray

Sunday, October 13, 2013

Bedded for the winter

I've now placed around 300 of my auriculas on the greenhouse floor for the winter, the other 3000 plus auriculas are now awaiting winter in the 10 cold frames I have. /Ray