March 6, 2012March 6, 2012Gallery Spring It’s Spring-like in the Windy City ellen Leave a Comment on It’s Spring-like in the Windy City new strawberry leaves Yes, it’s Chicago, it’s windy (with gusts to 40 mph) and it’s 60 degrees. My garden is budding and blooming. this kale made it through our mild winter thus far columbine leaves rose leaf buds weeping pussy willow a few more warm days and these crocus will bloom the front gets a little more sun, so this crocus is open! another beautiful crocus mum growth the moss seems a healthy green Che pug pup certainly enjoys 60 degrees and sun! surprisingly, this is a pansy from last fall; and it is about to bloom!