I’ve decided to try  to learn a few Latin names for the flowers, plants and trees in my garden.


Today’s flower is Borage  – a plant the bees absolutely love.

Borage – Borago officinalis


I’m starting off with the Cornflower, the flower that reminds my Mum of her childhood garden.

Cornflower – Centaurea cyanus thumb_IMG_2138_1024