4-29-06 SHORT HILLS: Wow! This blog had 84 hits last week! At that rate It’ll hit one million in only 228 years or the year 2234, sooner if the rate increases.
Back in NJ for nice weather and more pruning and trimming. All the trees are in leaf except for white ash and locust who are always the last to open. The shrubs are all in leaf except for Rose of Sharon. Bamboo shoots are up about 6”. In a month or so they will be 25’ tall.
New blooms: lamium, lily of the valley, azalea, wild cherry, lilac, dandelion, wild mustard, barberry, two more viburnums, Carolina allspice.