Getting the Show on the Road

It’s been an astonishing spring. Arriving weeks ahead of time, it has lingered, allowing normal time to catch up with it.

We were way ahead of schedule by the third week in April. Now, due to cold, rain, hail, and the threat of continued unstable weather, we delayed planting annuals by a week.

Nevertheless, the collecting (and protecting) has begun.

Destined for front door pots.

Destined for front door pots.

A versatile pallet from which to begin composing.

A versatile pallet from which to begin composing.

Who could resist a begonia called escargot?

Who could resist a begonia called escargot?

Now, sky gods willing, let the art begin!