Thursday, March 18, 2010

Signs of Spring.

Yesterday, I checked the perennials I moved to my vegetable garden yesterday. I noticed that some were already budding. And at an afternoon temperature of 17C I could easily move plants.

This is one of the shrubs I moved. It is a High Bush Cranberry that is already budding. If you enlarge this photo by clicking on it, you might also see some budding lily or iris corms I also moved back since these were also greening up.

Another sign of spring is seen in the catkins on the willows. I cut several and have them inside the house in a vase with water.

In an untouched (so far) section of the front garden a few tulips are stuggling through the stonecrop. Spring is here.

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