|Hypericum in a hyper-colored holding pattern|
|Last year's witch hazel buds ready to pop open mid January 2011|
|Last year's bloom; this is why I am SO excited!|
|Ex-asters showing their winter star power|
PS One more thing, we don't want winter to hang around any longer than absolutely necessary for flowering power!
Gail Eichelberger is a gardener and therapist in Middle Tennessee. She loves wildflowers and native plants and thoroughly enjoys writing about the ones she grows at Clay and Limestone."