Archive for March 14th, 2012

Contemplation in the sun (March??!!)

Botanist and his terrain garden

It reached almost 80°F this afternoon, and—even with the time change—I can’t believe it’s March (in Michigan).

The sunshine tempted The Botanist out, where he perched on the broad redwood-board steps and surveyed his terrain—especially the garden between the lawn and the fence, and the maize-stubbled field beyond. The rich soil is now banded with weeds—need to get those turned under…tomorrow?—and think about what veggies to plant….