Re: [gardeners] Signs of Spring???

Jane Burdekin (
Sun, 24 Jan 1999 08:44:35 -0700

Barefoot, 80, 50's,  mosquitos????   It's snowing here.  We did have sun
yesterday for our snowshoeing class  field  trip tho.  It was beautiful and
we learned a lot and had fun and not too cold either, in the 30's.


> Yes, I have seen signs of spring.
> For the past 2 evenings, I've killed two mosquitoes in the
> house that have come in with the kids when they were
> running in and out.
> I've also seen the children out playing barefooted in the back
> yard this week.  It was up to 80* today!  Beautiful weather.
> Got down in the 50's last night and that's what tonight's
> low is supposed to be.
> I've also noticed many birds flocking back north already!
> I've never noticed them flying back north this early!
> Bambi---who got rear-ended on her way home from work one night this week.
> :-(
> Coastal Carolina
> USDA zone 8; AHS Heat zone 8; Sunset zone 31