Happy Vernal Equinox
It’s been a sunny day, but the wind has a sharp biting edge to it. Lots of blooming stuff around here. I came across the following pretty flowers on a walk today:So pretty in pink… even if the wind was tossing them around while I worked on some patience.My first guess was thimble or salmon berries. The leaves looked about right, but the flowers said no.
Much thanks to My Food And Flowers, it’s been identified as Red Flowering Currant (Ribes sangineum). Isn’t blogging wonderful?
Better than any argument is to rise at dawn and pick dew-wet red berries in a cup.
― Wendell Berry