It all comes in a mad rush. We seemed to wait For Ever for the tulips and irises to bloom, and then the flowering crabapple tree came and went in about 24 hours, the Korean lilacs and magnolia blossoms hung around for maybe three days, and now the poppies and clematis are having their (quick) turn.
It’s not quite don’t-blink-or-you’ll-miss-it, but this phase of spring waits for no one. Catch it while you can.
I guess these are to celebrate the three-month anniversary of serious Canadian COVID-19 measures. The ones I thought would all be over in about four weeks . . .