©2006-2023, crocusphotography.com. all rights reserved
flower & ice
begonia elatior. the others are nice, but yellow is the One.
geraniums: a blast of tight buds.
radish patch. officially a butterfly garden. (edible young leaves.)
The first month, which the Latins call January, is Giuli; February is called Solmonath; March Hrethmonath; April, Eosturmonath; May, Thrimilchi; June, Litha; July, also Litha; August, Weodmonath; September, Halegmonath; October, Winterfilleth; November, Blodmonath; December, Giuli, the same name by which January is called. -Bede, On 'Eostre' ... and so on (725AD)
begonias have been blooming all winter. the plants are robust. it's -35C.
starting to unravel the geraniums. thinking about seeds, seeding. it's -36C.
dagnabbit. a newt died, 18. or 19 or 20 years old. it's -39C.
Phenology & plant families.
categories of posts
webs of interest
A Wildflower Journal
Pencil and Leaf
Randy Stewart Design