Monthly Archives: April 2015

Progress of the Seasons Journal: 30 April, 1832-1862.

Current Phenological Events for 2015: We were down in Westchester County yesterday and just want to confirm that Spring has indeed arrived down there: Sassafras, Service Berry, Sugar Maple, Norway Maple, Oaks, Cherries, Shepherd’s Purse, Dandelions all in Flower; Red … Continue reading

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Progress of the Seasons Journal: 29 April, 1832-1862.

Current Columbia County Phenological Events for 2015: Trout Lily, Dutchman’s Britches, and Blue Cohosh in full swing here in Hawthorne Valley. Here is the historical phenology report from the ‘Progress of the Seasons Project’ (hvfarmscape.org/seasons) for 29 April. Story Behind … Continue reading

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Progress of the Seasons Journal: 28 April, 1832-1862.

Current Columbia County Phenological Events for 2015: Bumblebees have been out for a few days now. These are the queens who have overwintered and are looking to set up new hives. Rue Anemone (called ‘Wind Flower’ in the historical data) … Continue reading

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Progress of the Seasons Journal: 25, 26 & 27 April, 1832-1862.

Current Columbia County Phenological Events for 2015: Saturday was a warm day, and we were in Gallatin, Hudson and Copake, and out around home. Trout Lily starting up in Gallatin, Purple Trillium in Copake together with Canada Fly Honeysuckle; a … Continue reading

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Progress of the Seasons Journal: 24 April, 1832-1862.

  Here is the historical phenology report from the ‘Progress of the Seasons Project’ (hvfarmscape.org/seasons) for 24 April. Current Events: It’s been cold and damp – Spring is hunkered down. Historical Events: There are few new events in the historical … Continue reading

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