Here they come!

It’s still been pretty cold outside and I’ve not had enough free time to get into the gardens and beds. Despite the neglect, some of the flowers are taking care of themselves. Pictured here are Crocus, Tulips, and Hyacinth. In the background are Iris and Daylily. Normally the Snowdrops would be first to arrive. Not…

AND THE WINNER IS? (drum roll)

  Today was 70°F in Buffalo, NY. The warmest day of the year. It’s supposed to drop into the 40°s and rain for a few days, but that’s the norm for April. The sunlight inspired this grouping of Crocus to open wide. Some Hyacinths, Tulips, Snow Drops, and Muscari are all coming up and even…

KONG!

My friend’s garden has 2 amazing plants. This is a Cherry Tomato plant that has gone absolutely nuts. There’s so much vegetation and so few Tomatoes. It’s really awesome to see how crazy this has gotten. Then there’s this GIGANTIC Kong Sunflower. I hope the picture does it justice. It’s towering. I harvest the heads…