I was walking around in the nursery and noticed that there's always
something for the insects and birds, even in
December is kind of the spring for California as the rainfall pattern
normally, (used to anyway) gets the ground wet from December to maybe
early April. If you do not have deep roots or are plugged into a spring
the ground is dry by late spring.
to do your thing in the snow.
So you have a few wet months to produce flowers, leaves, new growth and
maybe a few berries or fruits. A number of the
bees are already out, most noticeable the
, Digger Bee.
SOooo, planting now is easy for the plants and makes them happy. You
may grimace at the thought of getting wet, but there are breaks in the
storms just for you and your shovel. The air is clean and the dirt