I’ve been wanting to go to the Chelsea Flower Show for as long as I can remember but have never managed to fit in a visit - work, kids, being in a different country, forgetting it was on until seeing Monty’s smiling face peering out from one of the gardens on the BBC highlights, you know how it goes.
On Sunday, we decided to celebrate the very brief appearance of the sun in North Wales by joining in with Flymo’s ‘First Cut Sunday’, the day of the year where households across the UK tend to turn their attention their gardens.
First thoughts? Yes, I really need to learn a bit more about photo editing as these red flowers are eye-wateringly vibrant, right? But in fairness, they're almost as vivid in the flesh, too. And they've grown in abundance, recently. Much like everything else in he garden. Things, other things, and even more things are sprouting up everywhere. I wish Monty Don would pop round and give me crash course in flora identification. If it's not a daffodil, then it's a? Yep, that's where my knowledge ends. With the flower of Wales. I'm so sorry.