Scattered Showers in a Clear Sky
Poetry, Gardening, Birding, and other reflections on life.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Last Planting Until Spring
This afternoon the temperature is 72 degrees. I planted 3 Oriental Lily bulbs in one quadrant of the courtyard garden.
Here's what they will look like next summer:
That image will keep me going through the winter!
Earlier, in August and September, I planted all of these in various quadrants of the courtyard:
I'm remembering May Sarton's quote:
Help us to be ever faithful gardeners of the spirit,
who know that without darkness nothing comes to birth,
and without light nothing flowers.
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