Blooms In Full Glory

Early April has brought the Ribes sanguineum – red flowering currant – into full bloom. Its fruity, spicy fragrance is impossible to resist, and hummingbirds have flocked to these bushes.

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Other areas of Coppertop where perennials stand out during this Holy Week leading up to Easter are the Euphorbia, Brunnera, and Pulmonaria.

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Coinciding with Good Friday and the remembrance of the sacrifice of Christ, today I noticed varieties of bleeding hearts, or Dicentra, have begun to bloom.

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