The weather has been positively spring-like. Some of the bulb plants in my yard have been sprouting and some of the snow-drops I planted this past fall have actually been blooming already. I’ve been trying to spend extra time outside, especially when the sun is out.
This past weekend, I bought and installed a tree in my back yard, an eastern redbud, after years of wanting some kind of redbud. I had been thinking of getting the smaller weeping variety, but this year I finally decided I’d be willing to get the native tree variety.Continue reading post "Welcome, redbud tree"
Snowy day today.Continue reading post "#3977"
The weather has been really nice lately, highs in the 70s. It was getting pretty chilly for a while and really fall like, but it feels like later summer again, save for all the colorful leaves. I went on a nice walk on the Tree Farm Trail today. Yesterday and Thursday I planted more bulbs, over 100.Continue reading post "#3862"
I think the deer are eating some of my bulb plant leaves.Continue reading post "#3397"
I planted some flowers in my garden today, and discovered a large number of acorns in my bags of soil and soil enhancer.Continue reading post "#3391"
I’m glad it’s warmed up again and quite spring-like.Continue reading post "#3330"
I did some gardening after work today, moving some of my just-sprouting hostas from an undesirable spot beside my house air conditioner to a few other spots.Continue reading post "#2784"
Today, we got a reprieve from the rain with some rather nice weather.Continue reading post "#2321"
I did some work on my garden this weekend with the help of my brother.Continue reading post "#1851"