Today the wind blew down a branch laden with lavish clusters of lilac blossom. It will not last long once picked but for a few days I can enjoy its beauty and its scent indoors.
Lilac, according to the great gardener Christopher Lloyd, is best enjoyed in someone else’s garden. I am fortunate to have obliging neighbours!
. . . and on a lilac theme – some fabulous vintage jewellery found on pinterest.