Even though the temperature got above freezing today, - Spring is still a little way off. I know the general consensus at school pickup today was "glad you were out there today, and not me"
But even if you don't get out in your garden much at this time of year, it's still worth having the earliest of blooms to take you from Winter into Spring, - and here's why
That Bee was having a Ball on this Hellebore. If our bee's come out of hibernation and there's nothing to feed on, then we'll all be in trouble.
Other plants that they'll love at the moment.
Sarcococca confusa, Clematis Cirrhosa, Lonicera purpusii and Galanthus Nivalis (common snowdrops).