Viewing post #442652 by rannveig

You are viewing a single post made by rannveig in the thread called October is here - and still no frost!.
Imagerannveig
Oct 13, 2010 7:28 AM CST
Name: Rannveig
Hafnarfjörður, Iceland
The colchicums are flowering:
1. Thumb of 2010-10-13/rannveig/1b70d2 2. Thumb of 2010-10-13/rannveig/0a5bfa
1. album 2. 'Waterlily'

I don't recall ever seeing so many hips on the Rosa glauca before ... infact it's been an exceptionally good fall, rose-hips-wise ....

3. Thumb of 2010-10-13/rannveig/5a55d6 4. Thumb of 2010-10-13/rannveig/374d5b
3. Rosa glauca 4. Rose 'Dart's Defender'

The mountain ash are covered in berries - there are so many berries, I don't think there are enough birds to eat them all! At least the feeding frenzy hasn't started yet, maybe because the ground's not frozen yet and the birds can still eat worms. I don't know ....

Thumb of 2010-10-13/rannveig/8c5ead

« Return to the thread "October is here - and still no frost!"
« Return to Gardens forum
« Return to the Gardening in Iceland cubit homepage

Gardening in Iceland

A cubit about the challenges of gardening and living in Iceland. The climate, the plants that can be grown here, beautiful gardens, beautiful scenery, a bit of culture and history and daily life before and after the economic collapse.

» Home
» Forums
» Articles

Cubit owner: rannveig



Please check out the Gardening in Iceland website ......

Gardening in Iceland