12 May 2018


Yes, all the daffodils and tulips have shriveled and dropped their petals. It was over in a blink.

But now…

We have lilacs, tree spireas, wildflowers whose names I don’t know,

a few late tulips (even some green ones!


We have flowers on the pawpaw trees, columbines and ajugas:

I’ve never seen so many flowers on the vincas – and the irises have begun!


Do you remember all the colors of the irises last year? The purple ones come first.

One new thing is a small enclosure in the corner near your mounting block. I’m going to try growing some veggies in there and the wire (which will eventually also go over the top) is an attempt to keep the squirrels out.

We will see if it works…..