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Signs of Spring

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Well, well, well. It’s about Blooming Time! I think most of us were beginning to think that spring would never show up, but slowly it has been creeping up on us. Where ever you garden, there are certain signs that signal spring has arrived. Some things get fooled, like snow covered crocus, but others never do. Growing native on our…

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Donkey Tail Spurge (Euphorbia Myrsinites)

Donkey Tail Spurge at Sensible Gardening and Living

Donkey Tail Spurge is also sometimes called Myrtle Spurge. This is really an interesting and fun plant.  Belonging to the very large group of plants called Euphorbias, donkey tail is an evergreen perennial with spiral, rounded succulent blue gray waxy leaves. In spring it bears bright chartreuse yellow – green flowering bracts which literally glow in the sun. This spurge…

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