April 5, 2016 The ranunculus is a wiry stemmed flower that has a lot of character. The head of the flower has the layers like on an onion peeling delicately from the center. It comes in various colors…red, white, yellow, and pink. If you line them up in small clear vases, possibly a stem in […]

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April 3, 2016 The Legend of the Dogwood “When Christ was on earth, the dogwood grew To a towering size with a lovely hue. Its branches were strong and interwoven, And for Christ’s cross its timbers were chosen. And then when Easter comes, its del­i­cate flow­ers open at last, a storm of creamy petals, mostly […]

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April 1, 2016   I can’t believe I just now got a crocus popping up in my lawn! They normally are the first to pop through the snow from winter. It almost feels like an April Fools joke. The earth laughs with flowers after all 🙂 I just love the shades of purple they are. […]

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