It’s Spring Already!
There are different opinions about exactly when spring starts, meteorologists will tell you that the season begins on the first of March and runs through until the end of May. Astronomers will more likely mark the beginning of spring as the Vernal (meaning green) Equinox; the day when the sun crosses the equator on it’s annual shift towards the tropic of Cancer. This year that was on March twentieth, in London the exact time of the crossing was 20:45 pm. Gardeners will tell you that calendars really don’t matter that much, Spring is when the garden wakes up. (more…)