This is the time of year when the yard yields many wonders. It is also not too warm yet, so come, Sigyn, let us explore! (Read: Let us sneak out of the house before the human female asks us to do chores. Her being home all day is getting to be quite annoying.)
Well, will you look at that!
The sweet william that the human female planted last year has made a reappearance. What a ghastly color!
Ah, this one is not quite so garish. Lyre leaf sage can have flowers in any shade from white to true purple. There’s a lot of it about. This is the nicest one.
They do say that purple is the color for Midgardian royalty. Pffft! What’s wrong with green and gold and black, I ask you?
Ah. The grape hyacinth is back, too.
It may say it’s grape, Sigyn, but do not trust it! I licked it one year, and it definitely does not taste grape. Bleargh.
You might have better luck tasting these wild onions.
The human female planted a few bulbs one year and now there are dozens. It’s how you know it’s spring.
And here’s the other way you know…
The pinkening of the lawn has begun…