Flowers (and Weeds)


Above: The season’s first crocus, early March. Right: unidentified flower, 5 April.


“Easter” Lily, 20 June


Left: Jonquils, or Daffodils. Above: Day Lillies, 19 June

Spring is the season of renewal for flora and fauna.
Spring is the season of renewal for weeds, too. These weeds, however, are different: I eat them.
I have so many wild onions that if I could get rid of all of them the government might pay me a subsidy for not growing them--similar to the wheat subsidies that midwestern farmers receive.
Leona has decided to try her hand at growing orchids. This Phalaenopsis is doing nicely.

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