A.k.a. Garden Bloggers’ Bloom Day, although the only blooms I have at the moment are inside. There is, however, plenty of other garden action to report.

crocus sprouting through a leaf
A determined crocus

chives sprouting
Chives coming back in the herb bed

tulips coming up

kale sprouts in 2-liter bottle
Winter-sown kale sprouting

kale plant
This kale survived the winter, mulched by snow, and is putting on new growth.

kale seedlings
Same kind of kale, started indoors a few weeks ago

spinach seedlings
Spinach seedlings

potted primrose
Primrose blooming inside

forsythia blooming
I took some forsythia cuttings on a warm February day. They’ve been blooming for a couple of weeks.