Second spring

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Boland's picture
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Second spring

As is typical around here, we seem to get a secondary flush on many of our alpines come late September through October. Here are some current bloomers: Hypericum olympicum, Sedum middendorffianum 'Striatum', Pulsatilla pratensis 'Nigricans', Lindolofia longifolia and Papaver radicatum.

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Joined: 2009-12-15

It is not uncommon here either. Plants (and animals too) have a tendency to behave springlike when the days become shorter in fall.In my garden the dandelions have a second flush!

Trond Rogaland, Norway - with cool, often rainy summers  (29C max) and mild, often rainy winters (180 cm/year)!

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