Spring Bulb Planting

A few of us went along to the reserve last Saturday to plant some Spring bulbs, approximately 650 in total.

We had obtained some of the bulbs (mainly daffodils) through the local council and others we bought ourselves. An area had been previously cleared the week before and a tree that had partially come down in the wind was also removed opening up the planting area.

Luckily the ground was quite soft with the recent rain so wasn’t hard to dig into for the bulb planting. The planting is ongoing but in Spring and early Summer next year we should see the colours coming through. A few of the bulbs we planted were:

It will be a beautiful colourful area early next year so cannot wait to see the outcome.