Posts tagged snowdrops

October 24, 2013

 

blue scilla

Blue

I am planting more of the tiny blue scilla bulbs this year...

February 7, 2013

 

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Spring’s First Steps

“Spring comes to a garden with tentative indecisive steps. A foot is advanced and then withdrawn.” - Louise Beebe Wilder

March 8, 2012

 

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Earliest Spring Crocus

The earliest crocus flowers to appear each spring are the pale lavender ones with flimsy petals...

April 7, 2011

 

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Pre-Bloom Time: Anticipating Those First Signs Of Spring

Each of us has our own personal method by which we confirm the onset of spring. For me it is when my ground-hugging yellow aconites bloom.

March 5, 2009

 

A pink, Spring flower.

Signs of Spring

Ruth Arthur wrote a poem about the juxtaposition of the last vestiges of winter and the optimistic signs of spring. Read it on this Focus on Flowers.

February 8, 2007

 

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The Language Of Flowers: What Does Your Gift Of Flowers Say?

Don't be misunderstood this Valentine's Day! Did you know the bouquet of flowers you give may have a deeper meaning?

March 2, 2006

 

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March Miracles

Gardeners are anxious for spring at this time of year. However, there are some preliminary tasks you can carry out to get ready for the season.

March 12, 2004

 

snowdrop covered in snow

Snowdrops

Even though winter is ambivalent about exiting spring is in the wings, impatient to have her flowers center stage in our gardens.

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