Guess who showed up late to the party?

My aconite! (yes, singular. So far.)

aconite!

I must remember not to pay attention to the timing of events in other people’s gardens. Mine appears to have its own microclimates that I cannot yet fully comprehend. Instead, I will try to remember that the aconites (there will be more) should emerge around the time the witch hazel starts looking properly radiant.

witch hazel

witch hazel flowers