So last year everyone who reads this blog/ knows me in real life/ is friendly with me on Facebook/ had the misfortune to get in line behind me at the grocery store -heard all about the 240 bulbs I needed to plant. The box they came in looked like this:
By October 29, they looked like this:
And this week? Well, this week they look like this:
In a few more weeks, we’ll see whether they’ll actually flower. They all made it through the winter, though, which was the first hurdle.
Elsewhere in the yard:
Despite the very cold nights and chilly days, I can tell – summer is coming.