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Update – Harbingers of Spring

Update March 27, 2009:  Today my favorite spring wildflower started blooming in my garden.  Bloodroot is a little unusual since the flower actually opens before the leaves appear.  You can see the leaves wrapped around the stem of the bloom.   I have been waiting for them for the past week and noticed the sprouts this afternoon, but there were not any blooms.  By the time I grabbed my camera, five had opened.

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