I'm glad I took a snapshot of these the other day. Humble supermarket tulips, last year's bulbs forgotten in their bucket over the harsh winter; only one lost. They deepened in colour as they opened fully.
Enter Tulipomaniac Cat again.
Tulips, and only tulips, are his passion.
He's in big trouble now.
And so is my fantasy of a future garden with swathes of lovely tulips.
Thinks.... "Swathes" sounds good......