The Encouraging Crocuses of Spring + Curious George = Solar Ovens!
The Crocus – till she rises
The Vassal of the snow
The west coast weather was sunny and spring-like last week resulting in these two lovely crocuses rising from their beds . . .
Being a childhood fan of curious George, I googled Crocus and here’s what I found from The Journal of Experimental Botany, Oxford Journal:
“As a symbol plant the crocus is a messenger of floral resurrection and in this respect also relevant to us in our cultural view of botany. Thus, the crocus may be regarded as a plant of encouragement.”