Here's some pictures from the visit to the botanical garden at Tower Hill in Boylston, Mass.
I took this shot to show the dandelions. I'm back in Minnesota now, and the dandelions are starting to coming out. How come some lawns -- this one, for example -- look good with dandelions and others don't?
My mother checks out the daffodils.
I really miss New England's architecture.
Spring is quite farther ahead in New England than Minnesota. It was great to see lots of flowering trees. Coming home, I realized I didn't miss much here.
I should've written down what this tree is called. It sure is gorgeous!
Tell the truth: You want your house to look like this, right?
The estate overlooks Wachusett Reservoir, which provides drinking water to Boston, about 35 miles away. Mt. Wachusett -- the highest peak in Eastern Massachusetts -- is on the right.