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Winnifred and Eileen

It’s been raining for three days and finally the sun has returned. The flowers in the cold frames are coming to the end of their season. But there are still some surprises. Primula auricula Winnifred and Eileen both showed up late to the tea party, but very well turned out indeed. Auricula photographs © Richard Duffy-Howard … Continue reading Winnifred and Eileen

Nature’s Jewels in the News

There’s a lovely colourful feature about  specialist auricula growers and Chelsea Gold Medallists Robin and Annabel Graham of Drointon Nurseries near Ripon in the Northern Echo Magazine. You can read it below including Annabel’s top tips for growing auriculas and a piece about their lovely new cultivar Primula auricula Loudhailer.  Discover The Auricula Suite Rich and Lou … Continue reading Nature’s Jewels in the News

Double delight

There’s an auricula get together going on today, Gwen Baker, Helen Ruane and Hettie Wolf are meeting for Coffee. Lincoln Bullion is setting the scene – and there is a gatecrasher, Primula sieboldii Edomurasaki. It’s OK though, everyone is welcome. Auricula photographs © Richard Duffy-Howard Discover The Auricula Suite Rich and Lou Duffy-Howard – Visit our Loudhailer Home Page Continue reading Double delight

Harmony at the Club

Crikey, it’s been snowing round here this week. good job the auriculas like it the cold weather. They’ve lasted really well this year, but still, it’s getting towards the end of the auricula season. A few more left to hit the stage though. Here’s Rich’s photos of a favourite, Primula auricula Clouded Yellow with Harmony, … Continue reading Harmony at the Club