Beautiful photo, TP, a real wall of colour!!
Our garden is starting to sprout, and the greenery is very welcome. The catnip is growing, and a local ginger cat came and adored the other day, much to Grabbity’s disgust.
On the subject of lawns, a friend of mine introduced me to the concept of a thyme lawn:
Sounds lovely to me. Not sure if it would work in this climate though.