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The Sleepers REALLY are awakening

The Sleepers REALLY are awakening

The budding vines I was out in the backyard this weekend and noticed some actual leaves poking out of the stalks. It looks like the vines are getting a 2-month head start over last year. They should be all over the wires by summer.

The rootstock rebel coming to life

I also noticed that the weeds have gotten out of control in a more outstanding fashion than previous years.

The weed infestation

But wait, there's more!

Weeds finding a home atop the slope

Pendelton in Bloom

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