has woven a cocoon of enchantment around this eager gardener. The freshness & emergence of life are heady intoxicants.
Invigorating pops of color have appeared almost overnight.
Fritillaria lutea maxima:
Hellebore 'Kingston Cardinal:'
dot the garden.
amidst an abundance of Narcissi including this small cupped variety, 'Dreamlight:
and sweet cowslip, Primula veris, has made its earliest appearance ever (in this garden):
Charming blooms, all of them. A small sampling of what lies outside, but a giant boost for a color starved, bloom thirsty gardener. I know you can relate....
Note: Hopefully they can persevere thru the snow & rain mix predicted tonight. If not, I'll have a lovely bouquet on my table in the morning....