The drops of rain look like stars

There are some lovely potted azaleas around. If you feel you are not green-fingered, then think again. These lovely gems will do well in your home.

Saturday, 3rd December 2016, 6:06 am
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 12:42 pm
If hyacinths are beyond the budget, why not go for tritelias?

Choose one which has just one or two flowers open when you buy it, and lots of buds at the tips of the stems which will bloom in the coming weeks.

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They love rainwater. Keep the plants in a light, cold place, just a few degrees above freezing, in a window but not in direct sun. It’s a pity they don’t have a perfume.

I love azaleas.