This week I bought some begonias (offically Begonia Beauvillia) for my plant ladder. They looked a bit wilted when they arrived so I put them out in the sunshine and gave them some water. This was Friday and as you may have noticed, for a lot of the UK it was the hottest day of the year so far, and boy was it hot. Then on Saturday, it rained all day!
I guess my new begonias have been truly watered in as they were looking a bit waterlogged this morning when I took this photo.
I’m hoping that the promised sunshine this week will have them looking a little happier but the leaves look healthy.
I have also noticed that my Pussy Willow Tree has been overtaken by weeds. It’s too far up the garden for me to get too, so it will be a treat for Graham when he gets up and I nag him to get rid of those weeds. I really don’t want to lose another tree. Nothing wants to grow in my garden as it is! I wish I could get Charlie Dimmock over to have a look.
It’s Father’s Day today and I had a card made for Graham from the kids, it’s personalised with a really great photo of him singing on stage. I’m sure he’ll like it. I’ve also bought him a shirt. He loves shirts but I tend to buy him t-shirts as they wash easier. But this is a lovely cool cotton short sleeved shirt with a revere collar, so nice for the summer and I’m pretty sure he’ll love it. He went to bed late last night so I don’t expect him to get up until lunch time.
I’ve also popped a box of Ferrero Rocher into the shopping delivery for him. That will be arriving about 2pm. I think I’ve spoiled him enough today.
Now, do you think he’ll repay me with rescuing my Willow Tree? Fingers crossed 🙂
Linking up with lovely Rachel.
Last weeks Sunday Snapshot was taken over by cat Ash.
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