“There is no way that we can predict the weather six months ahead beyond giving the seasonal average” - Stephen Hawking
Even taking that into account it seems that this may not be true in 2016 and we must expect the unexpected. Here the New Year has brought us daffodils in full bloom - not seen before in living memory. Previously, couples have found the monthly updates of our gardens throughout the year a useful reference. However I'm not sure now much help they are going to be this year!