I am ready….

I am ready to plant the Spring garden! I have bags of garden soil to jumpstart the plants and freshen up last year’s soil.


We have a threat of below freezing temperatures over the next few nights and I am waiting until the weekend to actually plant cabbage, collards, and the seeds of lettuce and arugula.

Daffodils are blooming, though. They can survive the light frost.


My young buckeye trees are budding! They should survive the light frost unharmed, too.


The garden centers are ready and I am excited with the beautiful plants such as this tropical geranium or Pelargonium. I might have to plant a few of these!


And large clumps of fragrant hyacinths are beautiful!


Every morning someone wakes me up at dawn. It begins with quiet whimpering and wining. Then a paw or two under the door.


If he has to really, really go out immediately he will bark a few times!


Look at all that gray hair! He is now middle-aged. My sweet old man!


Filed under Design, General Gardening, Gus, Plants, Seasonal Maintenance, seeds, soul improvement, Vegetables

14 responses to “I am ready….

  1. Spring is in the air! I have had to delay a few chores due to the cold, but I think our area is done with the cold nights.


  2. Excited to see your progress this year!


  3. Good luck in the garden. We’re not ready here yet but it sounds like we’re in for some warmer weather soon.


  4. I envy you the garden and congratulate you on such an awesome puppers!


  5. that daffodil is so pretty! happy planting!!


  6. I am absolutely ready for gardening myself and can’t wait to get going – we’re in a new house and it will be fun to recreate the front and backyard.


  7. hahaha! that shot of the paws creeping under the door is PRICELESS!


  8. Your daffodil looks lovely! I am a big fan of them! Even your middle-aged dog looks still super cute! 🙂 Have fun in the garden!


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