Signs of Spring

The shad bushes are blooming! That’s a sure sign that spring is here. Also known as Juneberry or Serviceberry, these lovely, white flowers are some of the first ones that appear in the springtime. Aptly named, the timing of their bloom coincides with the migration of shad up the rivers to their native spawning waters.

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