Native Perennials Springing to Life

Here are some pictures I took of native perennials springing to life just after the snow has melted. I often get asked, “What did you lose this past winter?” and my response is always the same. “Nothing.” These babies can handle our winters and have done so for the past 10,000 years or so.

Wild Geranium

Wild Geranium

Wild Bergamot

Wild Bergamot

Nodding Onion

Nodding Onion

Eastern Columbine

Eastern Columbine

Cardinal Flower

Cardinal Flower

Blue Lobelia

Blue Lobelia

Blue Flag Iris

Blue Flag Iris

Big Leaved Aster

Big Leaved Aster

Written by Drew