The pace of the greening of the landscape has quickened substantially over the past week. Please be sure that you seize your opportunities to get out and observe the season’s emergence of new plants and its showy blooms whenever you can.
Yesterday, I visited Anchor-Diamond Park at Hawkwood Estate in the Town of Ballston to continue my wildflower inventory. It was quite an observational bonanza! I spied twenty-three additional species (most not blooming) for this property as well as finding several species along trails in addition to where I had originally observed them.
Among the wildflowers in bloom at this time –