Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Sigh. Goodbye Spring Flowers

My spring flower show is over. I was just pounded by quarter to golf ball sized hail. 








I was going to post pictures of bluebonnets this week.

I have a feeling that the garden will look nothing like this tomorrow, but I am sure I will get a new roof for the house.

5 comments:

  1. oh no! My twitter feed was full of hail stories last night. Not sure what happened here in greater Houston as it all came through around 4 am. I hope some flowers were left for you!

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  2. OMG...that's awful, I'm so sorry :-( Hopefully the damage isn't quite as bad as it looks initially.

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  3. Nooooo! I am so sorry. What devastating timing...

    It looks quite similar to what happened in Austin area last year. The only bright spot I can offer is that this spring, aside from a few masses of the most vulnerable plants being reduced in numbers, most of the evidence of that storm's damage has been erased. Garden life is so persistent! But then as a Texan, you already knew that...

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  4. Thanks for the comments. See the latest post for an update. It looks pretty bad now, but it will all grow back.

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  5. Crap! I'm late catching up on blog reading and just saw this, but I'm hoping your next posts will show that things aren't so bad.

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