Backyard Almanac - and now for something completely different

Jun 2, 2017

Yellow ladyslipper orchid
Credit jimflix!/Flickr

For the first time in over a year, a month averaged cooler than normal temperatures.

As May splashed  off in its yellow rain boots, June burst on the scene yesterday with a high temperature of 79: perfect for enjoying apple blossoms, baby birds, frog calls and mostly mosquito-free conditions.