Surprised by daffodils

I’m not used to springlike weather in March. I’m not used to whole clumps of daffodils bursting open at once. I’m not used to spending the vernal equinox wishing I had put shorts on. But with the flowers coming up and the bees coming out, I sure could get used to this!  

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Spring is ready

It hit 80 degrees outside today. All sorts of green plants are coming up, getting ready to put on another show. I even have two barrels of compost that cooked over the winter, ready to spread on them again. I’m almost ready to enjoy the coming spring. But first you have to convince me that […]

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Hey buddy

Spring continues to slink closer, skirting around sheets of stubborn ice. Look here: I do believe those are daffodil buds.

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Hold still, daffodils

Bumblebees are buzzing me. Do they hold still? No. Mysterious little brown bees are patrolling the ground. Do they hold still? No. They’re so quick, I’m not even sure they’re bees.  Where can I get a picture? Daffodils. They hold still.

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