spring is starting to spring at the apothecary garden

Last update: 5.02.17 First posted: 5.02.17 by in

The three witch hazels in the Skincare bed are in full bloom,
witch hazels

again, after their too early showing in October. In the Witches bed, Imbolc is marked by a single ox-lip,
ox-lip
rarer relative of the cowslip, and used to treat coughs and bronchitis.

rhubarb
Rhubarb is pushing up bright red stalks,

Oats
and the oats are green and strong – just waiting for the light and warmth to draw them upwards.

If you look closely, everywhere, you can believe that Spring is coming!

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