Winter Aconite – Green Thumb Sunday

The Winter aconite growing in my orchard has started to emerge and bloom. I caught my first glimpse of this cheery flower the other day and thought it would make a great entry for Green Thumb Sunday. I had never seen this lovely cheery plant until I moved to the farm. It would be easy … Read more

Winter Aconite

Winter Aconite (Eranthis) is a Winter flowering tuber. It flowers from January to March. The Winter Aconite has a yellow buttercup shaped flower and is surrounded by a collar of ruffled green leaves. The plant grows to a height of 2-3 inches. The tubers can be planted in August and September. The Winter Aconite can be planted in … Read more