Unless of course you are one of these guys. Sun has finally arrived on Ireland’s shores, people are smiling, plants look well and the desire to garden has started.Especially with this collection of blue coloured plants all in flower today.

Pulmonaria 'Blue Ensign'

Pulmonaria ‘Blue Ensign’ a useful evergreen plant which works well in shady areas with its compact clusters of large, violet-blue flowers in spring.

Viola Janet
Viola ‘Columbine’ perfumes the air with fragrant white flowers flushed and streaked with violet-blue.

Viola Janet
Viola ‘Janet’ with its dark blue, almost purple flowers with cream centre and yellow eye and a lovely scent to go with it.

Brunnera macrophylla

The huge heart-shaped leaves of Brunnera macrophylla ‘Variegata’ are edged in creamy white for a dramatic contrast in the shade garden. Tiny, baby blue flowers dance above the foliage.

Muscari ‘Dark Eyes’ An outstanding Muscari with fragrant, white edged, deep blue flowers.

Primula denticulata

Primula denticulata with its erect stems are topped by masses of tiny flowers formed into a ball – giving the appearance of a drumstick.hence the name drumstick primula.

Anemone ‘Blanda’

Such a diverse range of blues, but more than able to bring a cheer on this day.

Please note that The Secret Garden is no longer operating as a garden centre, we are now offering floristry services, wedding flowers, flowers for funerals and other occassions. We also host courses and other events in gardening and floral displays and Sarah is available to do talks for organisations and at events all over Munster.