what a little sunshine can dooo

tulips in the rain

The ‘Shakespeare’ tulips stayed all closed up for days on end.

‘Shakespeare’ tulips in the sun

Then the sun came out for two days and coaxed them into showing their faces. Of course the rain came back with a vengeance and battered them to shreds, but it was lovely while it lasted. I hope you enjoyed the little respite as much as I did.

10 thoughts on “what a little sunshine can dooo

  1. I did, and I’m in desperate need of more. Funny, until I grew some little tulips this year, I never realized they opened and closed…guess I can’t really call myself a gardener. Yours are lovely!

  2. They don’t call them “ephemerals” for nothing. It’s sad isn’t it? The sun has been so nice though and even now, it’s cloudy but warm. I think spring may have sprung.

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