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first day of spring

Tuesday, 20 Mar 12 Cloudy 15°C / 59°F

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Native flowers are blooming in the meadows and at the edge of the woods. The snow has almost completely melted.
(Odino the cat has returned home!)

1- hepatica nobilis
2- crocus vernus
3- primula vulgaris
4- farfara tussilago
5- arabis caucasica (at last naturalized among the stones around the house)


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Hepatica nobilis



Primula vulgaris



Crocus vernus



Tussilago farfara

wall rock cress

Arabis caucasica


Native garden


  • HollyBee

    HollyBee wrote:


    Posted on 21 Mar 12 (about 3 years ago)

  • anelson

    anelson wrote:

    very cool the way our garden flowers are your natives! Great news that the cat is back.

    Posted on 21 Mar 12 (about 3 years ago)

  • orientallily

    orientallily wrote:

    Oh, lovely.

    Posted on 21 Mar 12 (about 3 years ago)

  • rainymountain

    rainymountain wrote:

    Gorgeous, I expect the primroses smell delicious.

    Posted on 21 Mar 12 (about 3 years ago)

  • Tralamander

    Tralamander wrote:

    Lovely blooms. :)

    Posted on 21 Mar 12 (about 3 years ago)

  • flowerweaver

    flowerweaver wrote:

    Spring at last! I’m glad the rock cress has taken hold in the rocks. Isn’t this one of the plants that was growing in the wall at the historic church near you?

    Posted on 22 Mar 12 (about 3 years ago)

  • AspenShadow

    AspenShadow wrote:


    Posted on 23 Mar 12 (about 3 years ago)

  • seeingreen

    seeingreen wrote:

    They are all beautiful but the Hepatica is simply stunning.

    Posted on 23 Mar 12 (about 3 years ago)

  • tizamis

    tizamis wrote:

    yeah this is spring!! your flowers are gorgeous congrats :)

    Posted on 24 Mar 12 (about 3 years ago)

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