Tag: hoverflies

Friday Flowers 2.8.19

I decided that I would not grow Anemone de Caen again as the amount of foliage was disproportionate to the number of blooms. I’ve since discovered they are best sown now for flowering next Spring but I have done this back to front. The…

Hostas & Hovers

The garden is full of hoverflies at the moment and not least amongst the favoured flowers for these visitors are the Hostas. This one is called ‘dream queen’ which has much thicker leaves, theoretically less attractive to slugs. The foliage almost feels like a…