Garden Update: March 16, 2024

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Spring is getting closer. This year spring arrives in our area on March 19. That is a bit earlier than usual, perhaps that is what the groundhog meant by an early spring!

a garden sign at craftygardener.ca

We have already had some lovely weather, warm enough to sit on the deck and soak up some sun and spend time walking around the garden.

March 2024 at craftygardener.ca

The first plants to poke through the ground are the Egyptian Walking onions and the chives.

spring growth at carfthyardener.ca

Tulips are also poking through the ground in a sheltered sunny area close to the house.

tulips at craftygardener.ca

And here comes the rhubarb, with the promise of some tasty recipes.

spring growth at carfthyardener.ca

The daylilies or ditch lilies as I call them are showing lots of promising growth.

daylilies at craftygardener.ca

The red wing black birds and the cow birds have returned.

spring birds at raftygardener.ca

The rabbits have been out enjoying the food under the feeders.

rabbits at craftygardener.ca

I’m enjoying the garden on days when the weather allows it. The first day of spring isn’t always the first spring day.

garden line

The Gardener Side grows: bulbs, corms & tubers, plants, seeds & seedpods, and veggies & herbs in different garden areas

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