Bigger and better

Whether from all of the rain this spring of from or simply being a year older, many of our flowers are significantly bigger than last year. Quadrupled in size since 2013, in some cases.

Snowdrop anemone: 2013 vs. 2014. This plant has a new location this year.

snowdrop anemone comparison: 2013 vs. 2014

Columbine: 2013 vs. 2014. The garden in the background has expanded, but this plant is in the same location as last year.

columbine comparison: 2013 vs. 2014

Iris: 2013 vs. 2014. This is the biggest of four iris clumps. We didn’t divide them at the end of last summer, like we have in previous years.

iris comparison: 2013 vs. 2014

Plant sources: Linder’s (snow anemone), Bachman’s (columbine), Roseville Arboretum plant sale (iris)

2 comments on “Bigger and better

  1. Bill says:

    Good stuff, those plants are sure a growin!!

  2. […] flower in our garden is bigger than last year. While the snowdrop anemone, columbine, and iris quadrupled in size this spring, our candytuft is about half the size it was in […]


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