Maanpeiteruusu 'Mirato' jaksaa vielä kukkia ja paistattelee pakkasyön jälkeisessä auringonpaisteessa. The rose 'Mirato' is still flowering and basking in the sun in spite of a little frost bite.
Frosted White Willow leaves and the lake steaming from the cold. So many things were left undone, but now all I can do is enjoy the wonders served by nature. There is beauty everywhere, and it's all about the attitude. There was a spot-on column by Anna-Stiine Nykänen in today's paper about how the start of winter always surprises us. "Winter came as a surprise to the gardener: the garden got an instant facelift."