91/365 ~ And There Off!

by Heidi Egerman April. 02, 2018 259 views
“We may think we are nurturing our garden, but of course it’s our garden that is really nurturing us.”
~ Jenny Uglow

It's not a race to the finish line in the garden, but I love seeing the early spring plants emerging and reaching for sunshine and soil nutrients. These early plants usually get a lot of photo time since they aren't competing with a garden that is blooming and booming in mid-June to early November. In addition to my reliable rhubarb, the asparagus and raspberries are lining up to start the season off with a bang.

Emerging Raspberry Plant

Emerging Raspberry Plant

In addition to the perennials above, many of my herbs did not get the pruning they deserved in the fall. I spend most of Easter Sunday trimming up basil, thyme, sage, rosemary and lavender. I think sage has so much character, even when it's long in the tooth.

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Russell Smith 1 year, 5 months ago

I love the asparagus buds they remind me of the ones we had when I was a child

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