... several days of crocus blooms. bonus, a total lunar eclipse at dawn goddess, Ēostre-Ostara, so a weekend of number 3 tetradiness and plenty of bluish purple flowers. apr 1 was first sighting.
computus: ecclesiastical full moons; council of nicea. first council of nicea. easter-ostara is on the first sun day (Sól, diēs Dominica, Ra Day) after the paschal-passover full moon on or after mar 21, a fixed date, spring equinoxish on gregorian calendar. on julian time easter is apr 12. sister sun, brother moon. sun-Sól (sunday) is the sister of brother moon-Mani (monday). their father is Mundilfari, one of Saturn's (saturday) 62 moons. newton said the moon falls every day.
summer crocus blooms
Nuts! Mid-Summer, crocuses' Second Coming (!) .
Coincidentally, these "harbingers-of-spring" (that is: spring! SPRING!) are also at Half-Moon, a halfmoon Moonday ('quartermoon moonday' technicalities...)
A LOT of cedars & juniper didn't survive winter.
Last year, it got cold suddenly. leaves just froze on trees.
... winter. frost, fog. thick, heavy. bogs,humidex,dry out,temps
croaking a morning sound.
the rhubarb! robins!
it's warmer, like 30C warmer.
frog songs ,, ribit ,,. read more: croak.us (crocus) etymology & buttercup or crowfoot family. Latin rāna (a frog), ranunculus (a little frog).
halfmoon crocuses, daybreak
Phenology & plant families.
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