Tags » Pussy Willow

April 20 2014

5:57 a.m.

You’re thinking, ‘Please, please please let this be the last pussy willow picture.’ No promises.

Martensville, Saskatchewan.

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P is for... Pussy Willow

These delightful branches of pussy willow were on display at Columbia Road Flower Market this weekend. I adore these branches; they are a real sign of spring for me - and for many others I discover upon doing a spot of research. 301 more words

Trees And Plants

On Eostre

 

The Easter story–the Christian Easter story–gets its day in the sun this week. The story of life and rebirth is welcome after every hard, cold winter. 1,783 more words

Feast Days

April 15 2014

6:08 a.m.

Clouds and snow in the forecast for the next couple days. Third winter, here we come. I’m still obsessed with the best part of Spring though: pussy willows!

Martensville, Saskatchewan.

April

Sex in (floral) advertising

Having a wingman can be helpful, but for many plants it’s absolutely crucial. Flowering plants don’t have smoky bars, speed dating or eHarmony. They have to rely entirely on their tiny wing—well, I guess “men” isn’t really appropriate. 1,097 more words

Scientific Literature

Spring in Kentucky

The weather has really changed in Kentucky in the past 3 weeks. (Even though overnight we got another snow shower and it’s 40 degrees outside)! Just this past weekend it reached 80 degrees. 40 more words

HOME & GARDEN

April 13 2014

6:12 a.m.

Silhouetting Spring.

Martensville, Saskatchewan.

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