Today I wandered into the backyard and the forsythia look like they’ll be blooming within a week. (Maybe days, if it stays this warm and sunny?)
I also found a daffodil tucked in the back, near forsythia, that certainly seems ready to flower in a few days.
One Lenten Rose is blooming nicely and is expanding, even if the leaves are looking beaten. I think it was blooming just before all that snow hit. But the two near the deck are really struggling. I wonder what’s so different. Is the groundhog harassing them?
Finally, I brushed aside leaves on the moss covering the ground under the downstairs bedroom’s window, and hostas are starting to push through. They’re the whiter spots in the photo: