FOTD Crocus!

This morning I awoke to a skiffer of snow on the ground and the temperature was below freezing. I felt pretty low about that. But the sun came out and this afternoon look what I saw on the south side of our house. Crocus!

What a difference it made to see these lovely little flowers. My husband then showed me that on the other side of the house in a shaded area there was still snow! But tomorrow we are having a much warmer day so the garden will be coming alive.


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23 responses to “FOTD Crocus!”

  1. Laleh Chini Avatar

    Almost there.☺️

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  2. David Avatar

    It appears spring has arrived. Our tulips are beginning to pop up, and patches of buffalo grass beginning to green. That’s what March snows can do. Another snow in April, combined with ground warmth would really crank everything into high gear.

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  3. Rupali Avatar

    What a delight.

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  4. Subbashini Meenakshi Sundaram Avatar

    It’s so wonderful to see and know about this. In Muscat it is already like summer.

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    1. anne leueen Avatar

      We are having the variable spring season here and then perhaps on June it will suddenly be summer.

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  5. Irene Avatar

    So glad the crocus brought some brightness to your day. Very pretty!

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    1. anne leueen Avatar

      Thank you Irene.

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  6. Jeff Rab Avatar

    Beautiful pics!!

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    1. anne leueen Avatar

      Thank you Jeff!

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  7. Cee Neuner Avatar

    Crocus always show such promise of spring. Wonderful photos 😀

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    1. anne leueen Avatar

      Yes they do. And we need that promise of spring. Thanks Cee!

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  8. dprastka Avatar

    What beautiful flowers! Spring is finally here! ❤️

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    1. anne leueen Avatar

      They are brave little heralds of spring.

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  9. V.J. Knutson Avatar

    A beautiful and hopeful sight!

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    1. anne leueen Avatar

      Yes they brightened my day. Thanks for commenting!

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  10. Gavin and Wyatt Avatar

    I have yet to see them in our little yard in Juneau. However, your blooms are inspiring.

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    1. anne leueen Avatar

      They are! The weather is up and down one day warm and the next cold again. But the crocus are undaunted!

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  11. Photos by Jez Avatar

    Those are really beautiful, Anne 😃

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    1. anne leueen Avatar

      Thank you Jez. After our winter they are a welcome sight!

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  12. Robert Parker Avatar

    Yea! It’s exciting to see these pop up, very pretty.

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  13. Vicky Earle Avatar

    Isn’t it wonderful to see their cheery colours! Happy spring!

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    1. anne leueen Avatar

      Yes! Happy Spring to you too Vicky!

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