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Sprouting into Spring!

Sunday, 20 Feb 11 Cloudy 7°C / 45°F

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But did any of my plants actually read the weather forecast for this week? It’s supposed to be freezing rain or snow on Tuesday and down to the teens. And yet my hydrangea, and some of my bulbs are sprouting!

I can’t help but be thrilled to see them, and will just have to give the hydrangea a bit of protection on Tuesday.

Also, thinned my wee seedlings. Not great germination on the Basil ‘Siam Queen’ but should still give me all the plants I need and can give away!

Photos: Crocus (with Heather), Snowdrop, and Hydrangea

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Day 95

Crocus biflorus 'Purity'

Crocus biflorus

Sprouting
Day 95

Galanthus nivalis

Galanthus nivalis

Sprouting
Day 220

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Cityline Venice'

Hydrangea macrophylla

Breaking Dormancy
Day 12

Cymbalaria muralis

Cymbalaria muralis

Thinned.

Day 12

Chives, Common

Allium schoenoprasum

Thinned.

Day 12

Basil, 'Red Rubin'

Ocimum basilicum

Thinned.

Day 12

Basil 'Summerlong'

Ocimum basilicum

Thinned.

Day 12

Basil, Thai 'Siam Queen'

Ocimum basilicum var. thyrsiflora

Thinned.

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