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Old 03-27-09, 03:10 PM   #1
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First signs of spring - post a pic

To me, the first crocus that pops up is always the first sign of spring. What represents the first sign of spring in your area? Post a pic.

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Old 03-27-09, 04:20 PM   #2
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Sure, as soon as the snow melts, and thanks for reminding me...
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What is this "Spring" you speak of?
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What is this "Spring" you speak of?
You must have something that indicates a change of season, even in Texas.
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Old 03-27-09, 04:39 PM   #5
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Sure, as soon as the snow melts, and thanks for reminding me...
Maybe you should move to Canada. There's no snow here in SW Ontario
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We only have four seasons here:
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Well this is from last year, but I suppose it looks about the same:

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dogwoods! FTW!
Nothing says spring like a dogwood in bloom.
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dogwoods! FTW!
Nothing says spring like a dogwood in bloom.
Except for the cherry blossoms in Seattle.
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Except for the cherry blossoms in Seattle.
dogwoods, cherries, and pears in GA....so neener neener neener.
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dogwoods, cherries, and pears in GA....so neener neener neener.
Nothing says spring like a snowstorm.
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April is traditionally paddling season, when the water level is regularly up. The first downriver race is tomorrow (I haven't competed in a while).

Here is a pic from early April, some time ago. The weather alternated from overcast to snow to overcast and back to bright sun. Temps were about 40F and the overnight low was about 15F (yes, we camped).

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To me, the first crocus that pops up is always the first sign of spring. What represents the first sign of spring in your area? Post a pic.

Pretty!

I saw some tulips starting to grow today on my bike ride.

Spring, coming soon to Toronto! I can't wait.
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that's a step up from snow, snow, snow, road repair
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To me, the first crocus that pops up is always the first sign of spring. What represents the first sign of spring in your area? Post a pic.
Spring in Greenville means daffodils,.....



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There are 6 seasons in Ohio:
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It's the time of the year when people learn to share the road.
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My first sign that its REALLY spring is when my dumbass dog brings up all the newborn bunnies and leaves them, deceased, on the patio. This annual rite of passage occurred yesterday, so now it is Spring. You can all thank me for not posting pics.
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Up Mix Canyon the California poppies are blooming! No idea what the purple flowers are. Lupins? Where's Red Rider? She knows her plants.
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I used to love watching crocus shoots popping up through the snow in Feb., blooming in March....the forsythia bushes are popping right now as well.
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