Today's moment of "spring"

unbloomed crocus 2018-03-20

Tuesday was the spring equinox. It still doesn't feel much like spring.

We've been snapping pics of this clump of crocuses every year going back to 2010. And almost a year to the day back in 2017 it was fully in bloom. In fact, The Unofficial Crocus Spring Indicator™ for 2018 is now in the position of second latest since 2010. (Yep, these are all very exciting facts.)

Anyway, we're not sure if we should be be consoling this crocus about the conditions (it's not your fault) or trying to coach it up (you're gonna have to work for it this year!).

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