In Ireland, my favourite flower is the wild yellow gorse, as those of you who have read my post on it will realise.   But elsewhere, it is the gorgeous, vibrant crimson Hibiscus.   It has no… Read More

Walk of Wonder

I took Indi the Mutt-Hound for a walk up the lane yesterday. Hadn’t been that way with him for a while, and I was blown away by what I found! Irish wildflowers are flourishing in the verges and… Read More

Yellow Gorse in Irish Mythology

Yellow gorse, furze, broom, whinn, call it what you will, it’s blooming marvelous at the moment, and its glad golden glow is currently brightening the hills and hedgerows of Ireland as Bealtaine nears, like a halo over the… Read More