About writing, books, films, travel, the garden and village life in Hampshire,England, aka Jane Austen country
Saturday, 10 May 2008
Lilacs and tree peonies
I planted the tree peony in 1994 but didn't see it flower for four years as we were never here in Spring. I didn't even know what colour it was. Maybe that's why I find its delicate crimson flowers rather touching.
Author of POND LANE AND PARIS (nominated for the RNA Foster Grant award), AN OLD-FASHIONED ARRANGEMENT, PARIS IMPERFECT,
TROPICAL CONNECTIONS, TROPICAL SHADOWS ------------------- I've lived all over the world - Germany, Thailand, Australia, Greece, Switzerland and France, but now I'm back home in a small Hampshire village.