The garden center has been opened for business since March 1 and of course stopped by to see what was in bloom there. This stunning Camellia immediately caught my eye. I have a fondness for Camellias as they are the state flower of my home state, Alabama.
Hardy perennials : Licorice Plant, Coreopsis and
I will add colorful annuals to my containers as they become available. My exposure is full hot sun so I couldn't plant the colorful pansies so abundant at the garden center because I know they'll fry .
As you may be able to see in the above photos I live at the edge of a forest. The leaves of the mature trees have already started to green up and soon the beautiful dogwoods there will be in full bloom.
Happy GBBD to all. Visit Carol at May Dreams Gardens to see what's blooming all over the USA.