What’s Blooming on the Last Day of May?

We’ve gotten to the end of the month of May — and it’s been strange. Snow, heat, rain, cold — we’ve had it all. But the plants keep blooming, even if they are a bit later than usual. What’s blooming today? Here are a few of the things we’ve seen blooming this past week.

bleeding heart

Nothing says May like the dramatic blooms of bleeding heart.

crabapple in bloom

Maybe it’s the rain or the cool temperatures, but the flowering crabapples seem even more beautiful than usual this year.

 

 

creeping phlox

Creeping phlox brightens up a rock garden or wall.