late winter

Tree Peony Snow Herbaceous Shoots

Late snow covers the emerging foliage of tree-peonies. The "rosy snouts" (Gertrude Jekyll) of herbaceous peonies appear.

Tree Peony Foliage Herbaceous Foliage

With warming temperatures, tree-peony foliage continues emerging as the rosy snouts rise and leaf out.

Bud Garden

Soon the peony garden is fully budded.

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