The following 13 photos were taken within about a week as I was coming home from Tucson to Calgary and then to Mayne Island, BC... signs of spring in Canada.
"Alberta has ten months of winter and two months of tough sledding."
"Plant and your spouse plants with you, weed and you weed alone."
"All flowers in time bend towards the sun,
I know you say there's no one for you,
But here is one."
“I hate flowers. I only paint them because they're cheaper than models and they don't move.” -Georgia O'Keefe
"Where flowers bloom so does hope." -Ladybird Johnson
"The actual flower is the plant's highest fulfillment, and are not here exclusively for herbaria, county floras and plant geography: they are here first of all for delight."
- John Ruskin
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