I apologize for my two weeks of garden blog silence; I have worked on several posts but have been struggling with a bit of writer’s block. 258 more words
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A month ago, in mid-November, I was amazed to still have flowers blooming in my garden. One month later, although our weather continues to be unseasonably mild in this El Nino year, the outdoor garden season is truly over and I have turned my attention to the winter garden of indoor blooms. 129 more words
Blooms? Bwahaha! It’s mid-December in northern New England.
It’s fun looking at other people’s actual flower blooms, but although we don’t have any snow cover yet — quite unusual — and it’s been unseasonably warm, with high temps for the past week ranging from 39 to 57F, which is 12F degrees above normal, and lows from 21 to 42F, 14F degrees above normal, there is really very little in bloom here now outside — except the heather! 152 more words
It’s surprising how much is in bloom in October in New Hampshire, especially if you count the autumn leaves as blooms, which I do. We have had patchy frost, but tomorrow night we’re forecast temps in the mid 20sF, which means hard frost and maybe a freeze. 362 more words