Category Archives: Spring Bulbs

Here We Grow Again.

Finally, it is spring.  The growing has started and it is so exciting to see all the new growth.  The early flowering has been just superb.  I heard that due to our cooler month of March, the flowering trees held … Continue reading

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The Real April Fool

Well, that would be me!   I thought I might get in a few days of joyful gardening during spring break.  The daffodils are emerging among the new green of the daylilies. My favorite hyacinths are showing their buds. A lone … Continue reading

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Looking Forward

  In order to look forward, we need to look back first.  Spring is by far my favorite time of the gardening year.  Love the daffodils, tulips, and other spring blooming bulbs that magically appear with warmer days.  Although, it … Continue reading

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Spring

Spring came and seems to be running away.  We have days that seem like summer and then days like today, rainy with a chance of frost in the morning.  I have held off planting a few new perennials that I … Continue reading

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Solar Spring

So the local weatherman reports that today is the start of Solar Spring, and I do like to hear that.   Starting February 5th, there is a more rapid increase in daylight hours in the northern hemisphere.  Things are starting to turn around and … Continue reading

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Persuading Bulbs

Every fall I pot up a variety of bulbs and then gently persuade them to bloom during the winter months.  Nothing is more uplifting than to have daffodils, and hyacinths blooming in your home, while it is snowing outside. Persuading … Continue reading

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Fall Fling

I  realized I left my blog with snow on it!! So busy and the days just rush by. It was a great summer, with some of the best daylily blooms ever. A few are still hanging on, and that is … Continue reading

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