Photo of the Week: My First Spring Flower, Snowdrops in Bloom

white flower blossoms rise from a mass of green leaves and heart-shaped coral bell leaves.

A fresh coat of snow fell overnight in our area, covering the ground, trees, and shrubs with a white carpet of sparking white snow crystals.

By the time I work up, about 2-3 inches had fallen.

Kids will love today’s snow. It’s the kind of snow that’s great for making snowman and other snow sculptures.

But for shoveling, it’s heavy snow.

You want to take time to shovel so you don’t overexert yourself. Continue reading Photo of the Week: My First Spring Flower, Snowdrops in Bloom

Photo of the Week: Stunning Bearded Iris in Bloom

elegant purple and white bearded iris in bloom.

When I saw the tall, elegant Bearded Iris in bloom in my garden, I was thrilled! The irises were a gift two years ago from a childhood friend, and now client, when I took on an emergency website project. I love irises and had some in my garden years ago. Sadly, the iris borer caused… Continue reading Photo of the Week: Stunning Bearded Iris in Bloom