Spring finally blooms, better late than never

crocus April 5, 2013

April 5, 2013. Winter was less cruel couple of years ago and spring sprang when it was supposed to.  Many patches of crocus and early bulbous iris (at top left) appeared in my front yard garden from early March into April.


Well, here I go again.  This is the third year I’ve complained about the crocuses being late, and I’m not alone. My neighbours and friends, including a few Twitter buddies, have been wondering  whether the crocuses and snowdrops were actually dead, kiilled by a cruel Jack Frost. Continue reading