Spring Wildflowers in the Valley
Because of a late hard freeze, everything is late blooming this year. February was so warm that nature was fooled into thinking that it was March already, and that proved disastrous for the flowering trees, especially the Dogwood and Bradford Pear, and for the local Azaleas and other shrubs. My Princess tree never bloomed, and I feared it had succumbed to the fall drought, I never found a Blood Root in bloom.
Finally, things have begun to open. Here are a few…
Wild Dwarf Iris
The last Dogwood
Colorado Blue Spruce