Southsea Green | looking beyond the storms

Storm Ciara has played a dominant role in proceedings this week.

Friday, 14th February 2020, 6:54 pm
Updated Friday, 14th February 2020, 6:54 pm
Southsea Green
Southsea Green

Extreme gales and diagonal rain left many of us craving those spring days that hopefully lie just over the horizon.

February means St Valentine’s Day to florists like myself. Flowers, flowers and more rs must almost feel forgotten at times. Never the less they are absolutely vital to all of us, bee, bird,

gardener and visitor alike. Nectar rich, scented blooms make the garden a real oasis in the

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warmer months. During this time of abundance they almost go unappreciated, perhaps the

real love is reserved for those first brave blooms emerging from the cold, dark, February

earth. Even after the battering we’ve taken this week, we can’t deny the beauty that

continues to break through and stand tall. There’s nothing like a first love.