Little Blog of Horrors!!

Here is the virtual home of the Wallsend, Whitley Bay and Byker Carniverous Plant Society. (Current members : Bungers, Nungers and Chungers) Nungers currently resides in Switzerland, so this is how we keep him up to date with what's going on in garden, in the UK.

Sunday, April 17, 2005
On this day:

There can be only one!  Posted by Hello

That's a reference to the movie Highlander.

Why Highlander? Because the quickening has begun!

Apparantly, the quickening is a term that can be applied to spring, cause the sap starts to rise in the trees, and new growth begins.

Seems it's from Celtic/pagan or something...

IMBOLC : Celtic name for Candlemas. This sabbat is celebrated around Feb 02. It is a festival of lights that celebrates the 'quickening" and the resurgence of life in the ground

Facts, full of, this morning, I am. Hrumph!



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