Around here, we are in the second phase of spring flowers. The first phase flowers have gone away. The nights are cool and the days aren’t too hot. The flowers last longer than if it were hot.

Myrtle. These are a ground cover and come back every year. They like shade. There is ivy there also.

myrtleThe next two pictures are of blooms on a magnolia tree. The first is when the bloom weren’t open. The second is of an open bloom. They will fade away this week.

4 10 mag5 5 magThese are grape hyacinths.

hy grapeA red tulip.

red tulipPurple tulips.

pur tulipsThis last picture is of deep pink tulips.

reds tulips