May Brings Flowers

May 7, 2021 by Team Journey North

Tulips are blooming throughout North America. Some Journey North gardeners in northern Canada and Alaska are still awaiting first blooms. There are two weeks left to report results from your Tulip Test Gardens.

“I saw these tulips bloomed right during spring and they looked beautiful.” Photo by: Tyler (Alpharetta, GA; 05/01/2021)

Tulips Blooming

Steve in Lewistown, MT: “Several warm days and all of the Tulips have bloomed.” (05/01/2021)

Michelle in Delevan, NY: “Finally my tulips have bloomed, and worth the wait!” (05/01/2021)

Amy in Eau Claire, WI: “Two tulips in bloom.” (05/05/2021)

Two Weeks Left to Report Tulips

Only two more weeks to report your Tulip Test Garden emergence and bloom dates. Tulip news updates end on May 21.

Keep sharing your other observations with Journey North. Are you observing hummingbirdsmonarchs, or songbirds such as orioles? You can participate in these and a number of other Journey North projects throughout the rest of spring and early summer. 

Exploring Together

Looking for fun activities to do at home? Journey North has many informative educational resources and activities.

Check out resources related to Exploring Climate and Plant Growth Around the Globe, and Parts of a Flower: A Botany Lesson.