Looking round the plot

last Sunday morning I have to say that following a miserable wet Saturday it’s now all starting to look rather forlorn and  a bit soggy.

Nerine bowdenii


Although it’s been surprising mild, and still no frost, the rain and wind some days has certainly taken it’s toll on most of the remaining flowers.  Despite that a few plants are still doing okay. There’s the pot of nerine bowdenii with their exotic looking flowers.




Rose 'Pretty Lady, Nov'15




The rose Pretty Lady continues to bloom nearly six months after it started back in May.





An orange 'Flighty's favourite'



And of course there are still some pot marigolds Flighty’s favourites like this orange one.





Have a good weekend!


About Flighty

...allotmenteer, armchair gardener, blogger and sofa flyer.
This entry was posted in Flighty's plot. Bookmark the permalink.

16 Responses to Looking round the plot

  1. Jo says:

    Pretty Lady has done so well this year, her blooms are still perfect even though it’s November. I think we’re definitely heading in to winter now, most things are done with or spoilt by the rain and wind, but as you say, there are still a few stragglers, they’re certainly cheering me up when I see them.

  2. CJ says:

    Lovely to see the last of the flowers. I was down at my plot today and it was soggy and weedy. The strawberries are flowering madly though, and there are even some green berries. Not sure what’s going on there, they did nothing all summer. Hope all is well with you. CJ xx

  3. nikkipolani says:

    Nice to see these bright spots of color in an otherwise quiet plot. That nerine is enchanting and such a lovely shade of pink.

  4. snowbird says:

    How lovely to have such lovely blooms this time of the year. Pretty Lady has excelled herself!xxx

  5. Liz says:

    Lovely color combinations to enliven our spirits.

  6. karengimson says:

    The roses are still flowering here too. I like that Pretty Lady rose. Delicate pink.

  7. elaine says:

    The rose has certainly given you a long period of pleasure. I love the nerine too.

  8. Chloris says:

    I love your Pretty Lady. It is amazing how the roses are lasting this winter.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.