Posts Tagged: Hamamelis

January flowers

Flowering plants in January are something.  The flowers are often delicate, secretive, small. Yet the fragrance generates the desire to linger around at the end of January for a good while. January flowers are supposedly more densely fragrant in order

January flowers

Flowering plants in January are something.  The flowers are often delicate, secretive, small. Yet the fragrance generates the desire to linger around at the end of January for a good while. January flowers are supposedly more densely fragrant in order

Hamamelis Jelena

witch hazel, a cycle

I love the Hamamelis flowering – such a particular flower at such a particular time of year. Last year, I was photographing the Hamamelis intermedia ‘Jelena’ at Kew in February, and I started this blog at Imbolc (February 2nd) last

Hamamelis Jelena

witch hazel, a cycle

I love the Hamamelis flowering – such a particular flower at such a particular time of year. Last year, I was photographing the Hamamelis intermedia ‘Jelena’ at Kew in February, and I started this blog at Imbolc (February 2nd) last

first warmth

A day visiting Kew.  i wanted to see what was springing. the first warmth of the year, in the palm house. that heat on my black coat. Vanilla is an orchid. the glorious Hamemelis x Intermedia ‘Orange Peel’ still out

first warmth

A day visiting Kew.  i wanted to see what was springing. the first warmth of the year, in the palm house. that heat on my black coat. Vanilla is an orchid. the glorious Hamemelis x Intermedia ‘Orange Peel’ still out

yellow witch hazel flowers

imbolc – two kinds of witch hazel

  Hamamelis x intermedia ‘Pallida’ the fruit, flowers, and next year’s leaf buds all appear on the branch simultaneously, unusual. wice, pliable, bendable. astringent, aids the shrinking and contracting of blood vessels astringent, aids the shrinking and contracting of blood

yellow witch hazel flowers

imbolc – two kinds of witch hazel

  Hamamelis x intermedia ‘Pallida’ the fruit, flowers, and next year’s leaf buds all appear on the branch simultaneously, unusual. wice, pliable, bendable. astringent, aids the shrinking and contracting of blood vessels astringent, aids the shrinking and contracting of blood