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Bloom Day - April 19, 2014

It’s been a while since I had anything in the yard worth mentioning on Bloomsday, but it does appear that Winter has gasped his last breath and it may be time for  . 222 more words

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Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day - 15th April

Like Annette at her Aberdeen Garden, it really is all about the tulips.  Above you can see Tulip Spring Green in the grass bed emerging from a froth of forget-me-nots.   341 more words

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Garden Bloggers Bloom Day - April 2014

Just a quick post to join in Garden Bloggers Bloom Day April 2014 (inspired by Helen Johnston)  . I’m mostly pleased with the Bluebell (Hyacinthoides non-scripta) as it’s the first time it’s flowered – ever!.   47 more words

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Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day - April 2014

Lots of flowers this month, both indoors and outdoors.

Indoors:

Begonias:

Abutilons:

Schlumbergera:

And a Passiflora citrina that only just missed GBBD:

And outdoors:

Lots of violas: … 19 more words

Leaves

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day April 15th 2014

Pasque flowers emerge like a found nest of baby chicks in spring. Pasque flower is the state flower of South Dakota, on average USDA Zone 4-5a. 54 more words

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Garden Bloggers Bloom Day April 15th 2014

Hardy peonies emerge for the new season here in USDA Zone 4-5a South Dakota. With a little wind protection and new side dressing of compost this plant is ready for late snows and Spring. 57 more words

Flowers

Garden Bloggers Bloom Day April 15th 2014

Our ornamental Pagoda dogwood is leafing out, It’s a small understory tree that grows protected in a northwest corner of the yard. White flowers will soon appear and birds will enjoy the fall berries. 94 more words

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