Spring Blooms

Last Tuesday's wind made it difficult to be a good sport. It blew plant pots all over the place, tore plastic off the cold frame and made being outside downright unpleasant.

The good news, however, is spring has definitely sprung. Some of the large ornamental trees are in full bloom, daffodils are at their peak and the early planted greens are ready to eat.

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Yearly Show

We’ve had a series of beautiful days.

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Home Grown

My onion babies have been out in their flats for a few weeks and have experienced several freezes.

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Nature Provides

The plummeting temperatures at the beginning of the week turned me into a crybaby. I was getting used to warm, early spring.

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Welcome Change

Well, here we are just past the vernal equinox. Astronomical spring began on Sunday, March 20.

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New Growth

After the cold and kind of miserable weekend, the week has turned the inevitable corner into spring.

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Have Hope

Complaining and saying "brrr" have no influence on the weather. It simply does not respond to criticism.

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Dear Delphinium

The end of last week delivered some of my favorite spring weather — cool, rainy and foggy.

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Bloomerang

I thoroughly enjoyed the rainy, stormy weekend.

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Burro Business

We’ve had a series of very warm days. It seems a little unseasonable for May on the Vineyard.

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