The cotoneaster leaves have finally appeared in the midst of this stormy springtime rain. The grass is greening, and two clumps of blue wild flax plants have emerged among the plumping tulip bulbs. I thought for a while that Spring would not displace Winter, this year.
Enjoying the cool sunshine after smoke, pollen, drought, and intermittent rains. The grasshopper was sitting on the front steps as I came in from the side garden. The fly, poor thing, was settled in on a sun-scorched and fallen leaf. The flowers were originally blue with the traditionally green leaves….My version of a coloring book?