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I swear my garden is just sitting still. With all the chilly weather we’ve been having, plants are just creeping out of the ground, not bursting up with any kind of enthusiasm. Plus, cold, damp, dreary spring weather seems so much more miserable than the bitter temperatures of January and February. Part of the problem is undoubtedly that I’m outside wearing a spring jacket rather than an overcoat.

But enough complaining. A post that features pictures of what is in bloom might help cheer us all up!

My hellebores have been up and flowering since about the second week of March.


ABOVE: Hellebores (Helleborus x hybridus) in shades of pink plus black growing in a holding bed while awaiting a place in the garden.



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