Makes me wonder about GLOBAL WARMING!!!
Since there doesn’t seem to be much chance that we will see the green grass this April….
This is a recap of a post I did on APRIL 10th last year!!!
It includes a thrifty trick I came up with for filling my pots before the annuals are on sale!
We had record warm weather in March….all the perennials in the garden started to come up and there is a lot of green in the garden.
THIS YEAR: Only the hardiest of the pachysandra is even hinting at green
I didn’t need to even buy pansies for the front entry because when we got back from Mexico on the first of April….the tulips and daffodils were in bloom and the gardens were full of green.
The planters are not “NAKED” they are still FILLED WITH SNOW!
and since even pansies wouldn’t survive the cold…..Mr. S has had to keep Sweetwater filled with flowers from the grocery store!
In April ’12 ….there were little volunteer perennial plants everywhere that needed relocating.
(I think that is the name)
Two kinds of sedum
More ornamental onion
A little mum plant
Onions and Chives added to the pot that the lettuce seeds are planted in.
Well…..I don’t really want to talk about it!!!
So instead of….