Wednesday, May 10, 2006

Signs of Spring

Laden with colorful blooms in early May, flowering trees may seem delicate, though I've discovered they're a lot tougher than they look.

Cherry trees, Crab Apples, Ornamental Pears.. all of these lovely trees blossom weeks before tulips unfold.

At an altitude of 7,000 feet we're told that aspens and evergreens are all that will thrive. What's it they say? No guts, no glory.

Grow an impossible garden. Take a risk, now and then. You'll be amazed at the things that will bloom.

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