Monday, December 15, 2008

Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day: December 2008

What a difference a month makes. A warm November and a later-than-expected frost (for zone 6b) combined for some fabulous blooms. But now, the cold December weather has set in and almost all the blooms are gone. Alas, I was able to find at least a few to share with all of you.
A snowdrop in the Front Border
A final rosebud on Goldberry Hill
Autumn cherry in the Walled Garden
Forsythia in the Walled Garden


Anonymous said...

One way I get through December is to think that it won't be long till spring. Your snowdrop is a good sign.

Always Growing

Corner Gardener Sue said...

Yes,(what Jan said) and soon now, the days will start getting longer.

We had the same conditions here in SE Nebraska, where right now, it is 2 degrees, after a high Saturday in the upper 50s. Brr!

I like your pics and post.

Kimberly Ann said...

Those pictures remind me so much of my mother, thank you, I needed this today.

Carol Michel said...

Thanks for joining in for bloom day. I can't believe your forsythia has a little bloom on it!

Carol, May Dreams Gardens

Jan said...

At least you found some little buds, blossoms and blooms:) I couldn't find any! Jan

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