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Happy Spring!

Today is the first day of spring! I love this time of year when you can get outside and start planning and planting your garden.

My summer bulbs are ready to be planted. I bought Phlox, Astilbr, Gladiolus, Dahlias and Freesias. Also, in my peat pots I have seeds started which include, sunflower, pumpkins, tomatoes, snap peas, watermelon and cantaloupe.

The weather is sunny and we are supposed to reach a high of 72. You couldn't ask for a much nicer first day of spring! Hope yours is just as nice.

This slideshow is just some random pictures of flowers I found pictures of, so you can see what I will be planting.

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