Hurray, a fantastically beautiful day here and friends to help me unwrap protected shrubs, prune clematis, cut back ornamental grasses, and more!
While they unwrapped and tidied things up, I extended the border of my hellebore garden. Last night my husband and I planted two apple trees. It is all terribly exciting!
This morning we watched a weasel chasing two muskrats in our pond. He must be tracking down their nest! Meanwhile, a hawk up high was being chased by smaller birds. Then two Great Blue Herons flew past. Nature is so very busy!
Here are some of the beauties out there: