Rue Anemone – Member of the Buttercup Family
Rue Anemone Bud Breaking
Rue Anemone – A perfect Seven
Another Wordless Wednesday
We don’t call them breeches anymore. I haven’t heard the term britches since I was a child, yet this archaic us of the old Dutch men’s leggings captures the caricature well. These pants hung out to dry on the line with their deep feathery green foliage are a bit of early spring whimsy.
Toothwort and its serated leaves
Toothwort Early Bloom
Next in order for my wildflower-fest is the Toothwort. Named for its leaves perhaps. The first flowers to poke up through the leaf litter I consider to the delicates, small in stature, tender growth and fragile light flowers.