Mother Nature: Spring is Here
I’ve been keeping my eye out for the past few weeks — watching the tulips and crocuses push through the bark mulch of Chicago’s medians and parkways. I made a phone call to Mother Nature, and these two on South Clinton Street are officially the first two tulips to bloom in Chicago this season. It happened at 6:42am this past Saturday (April 9), so let the annual riot of Chicago floral color begin! (And let’s all thank Maggie Daley for establishing this tradition in the city)Did you enjoy this article? Click to give the author a few cents.