Return to the Carolina Gardening Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
what's blooming?

Posted by rebaru z5 QC (My Page) on
Fri, Feb 29, 08 at 16:31

I was born and raised in South Carolina, but now I live in Quebec. We are having the most snow in decades, a very wintry winter. It would do me good to hear that spring is on the way. What's happening down there?


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: what's blooming?

Almost all of the early spring bulbs have started, especially jonquils. My hellabores are probably the prettiest they have ever been! Spring beauty is popping up, and some of my hepaticas have been blooming off and on for about a month. A couple of my trilliums are in bud, and I noticed a Magnolia stellata about to open, although in town I have seen some already in full bloom. I even saw the tops of Atamasco lily and shooting star beginning to emerge. It's happening!!


 o
RE: what's blooming?

here's an ongoing thread on just that topic

Here is a link that might be useful: what's blooming


 o
RE: what's blooming?

I noticed wild Dog Tooth Violets (Erythronium) starting to bloom on my lunch time walk today. In a few weeks they will be at their peak. They are one of my favorite wild flowers.


 o
RE: what's blooming?

amazing! thanks, y'all! i've got a few feet of snow! one time i went south by car at easter. snow here. as i went south things changed by the minute. got as far as d.c. and caught the cherry blossoms by accident. went back home to the snow, but had spring twice that year. i didn't pay much attention to gardens when i was young in the carolinas. yours sound ravishing!


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Carolina Gardening Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Please review our Rules of Play before posting.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here