Meanwhile, indoors we have new blooms!
A few months ago I posted a photo of this little orchid plant (the height of the pot is 4 inches !) with a new spike forming tiny buds.
Now look at it - the first beautiful blossom, in all its glory, with more to come. Orchids need so little fuss, but will reward you with blossoms that last for months.
And here is the photo I posted a couple of months ago: