2sDay Blooms

Categories: 2sDay, Plants, and The Garden 2017.

It’s 2sDay and time for photos of 2 of the same thing.

This week I have 2 photos of 2 different blooms in the garden.

purple tulips at craftygardener.ca

These deep purple tulips were planted a long time ago and haven’t bloomed for a few years.  It was lovely to see two blooms open this year.

mountain bluet blooms at craftygardener.ca

The mountain bluet spread quite a bit from last year and promises lots of blooms.  Here are the first 2 that opened a few days ago.

With the nicer weather arriving I will be spending less time posting and more time out and about.  I probably won’t be joining in many of the link parties, just takes too much time to prepare and then to visit others.  I’m still taking lots of photos to document growth but probably won’t be sharing till the growing season is finished.  I’ll continue to keep my garden journal and add it to various posts, but this is for my reference and probably not for yours.  I’m still available via email, my contact form and you can still see photos of my garden on Instagram.

the gardener side at craftygardener.ca

More 2sDay photos

the gardener side at craftygardener.ca

The Gardener Side of me keeps my online garden journal to help me keep track of when the plants sprout, bud and bloom

2013 … 2014 … 2015… 2016 … 2017

Growing well: ditch lilies, iris, red carpet stonecrop, evening primrose, lady’s mantle, daylilies, ligularia, ferns,  drumstick allium, false spirea,  sedum, penstemon, hosta, mint, garlic chives, obedient plant, coreopsis, obedient plant, sorrel, heliopsis,  clematis

Planting:  canna, elephant ears,  parsley, lettuce, tomatoes, 

Sprouting: peas,  4 o’clocks, beans, potatoes, 

Transplanting: yucca, false spirea, lavender, coreopsis, yellow daylily, mini iris, hosta

Budding: honeysuckle vine, yellow molly alliums, tall yellow and purple iris, Egyptian walking onions, meadow sage, coral bells

Harvesting: rhubarb,

Blooming: vinca,  mid size yellow iris, bleeding heart, lilacs, ajuga, sand cherry, honeysuckle shrub, poppies, mountain bluets, lily of the valley, solomon seal, chives, 

Blooms finished: crocus, pussy willows, red trillium, mini iris,  trillium, hyacinth, daffodils, tulips,


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