Let's Get Dirty | All Blogs


Do you see what I see?

By Penny Stine

Check this out:

 

 

 

Every year, I take a photo of these determined little bulbs that push their way out of the ground as soon as the snow melts outside the back door of the Daily Sentinel. 

Every year, I identify them as crocuses.  I'm proved wrong a few weeks later, when the real crocuses pop up and start blooming on their very first day out of the ground, while these gradually get taller and bloom a few weeks later and I realize they're daffodils. 

So I'm staking my reputation on the line here and saying these are not crocuses. If I'm wrong, they'll be blooming by Monday, so that's a win. If I'm right, the crocuses won't be too far behind, so it's still a win. And these will be blooming in another month or so, so it's a double-whammy win. 

COMMENTS

Please Login or Register to leave a comment.




Recent Posts
SCRITCH-SCRITCH (HEY SWEETIE!)
By Nic.Korte
Tuesday, January 3, 2017

Last Minute Music Gift Ideas
By David Goe
Friday, December 23, 2016

Grand Valley Music Scene Has Lost A Champion
By David Goe
Friday, December 23, 2016

A(WASH) IN HABITAT (SOURCES AND SINKS)
By Nic.Korte
Thursday, December 22, 2016

PALS AND BIRDS IN RUIN
By Nic.Korte
Thursday, December 8, 2016


TOP JOBS
  • Social Service Director

    Social ServiceDirectorAt this time, we are seeking a Social Servi...

  • Estimator/project Manager

    Connell Resources, Inc., a leading heavy & highway civil contractor is seeki...

  • Property Manager

    PROPERTYMANAGERS&K Logistics Services, LLC is seeking to hire...

  • Press Room

    Help WantedPart Time Position inPrint ShopComputer skills hel...

  • Collector

    Coloramo Federal CreditUnion is looking for anexperienced full/part time...





THE DAILY SENTINEL
734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050; M-F 8:00 - 5:00
Editions
Subscribe to print edition
E-edition
Advertisers
Advertiser Tearsheet
Information

© 2017 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy