1 Early in the morning, everything was dusted with snow.
2 Just before sunrise, it was quite magical.
3 The terrace and the tall maples beyond
4 The recently pruned apple espaliers
5 Paddock fencing, apple trees, and beyond
6 The Gravenstein apple espalier
7 The burlap-covered standard lilac
8 The gravel drive and the long pergola
9 This looks like a painting.
10 The corkscrew hazel (Corylus) looked amazing!
11 Another view of the apple espaliers and the backside of the carport
12 A paddock alley and the corn crib
13 More burlap-covered standard lilacs
14 This old apple tree looks somewhat ghostly.
15 Bald cypress and tall spruce
16 The pergola
17 The little house where my basket collection is kept
18 Looking eastward
19 The tenant house with its surround of tall spruce trees
20 This is the gym building.
21 Looking towards the tall stand of white pines
22 The recently pruned pear grove
23 A nicely dusted white pine
24 Looking towards the equipment barn
25 You could barely see through the fence around the vegetable garden.
26 The allee of pin oak trees
27 Looking back towards the long pergola
28 More of the fence
29 Walking towards the head house
30 The greenhouse and the shade pergola - The greenhouse roof is too warm for snow to accumulate.
31 Walking past the greenhouse
32 The nicely sculpted European hornbeam hedge blocking the road
33 The sky was growing lighter.
34 Snow on the wooden shingles of the gym building
35 Snowy spruce trees
36 Frosted crabapple trees
37 This is the driveway entrance of my house.
38 The terrace garden
39 Looking towards the summer house
40 Turning in the other direction towards the equipment barn
41 An interesting view of the stable surrounded by snowy trees
42 A beautiful sunrise
43 A burlap windscreen and azaleas outside the summer house
44 Looking up at the tall maples
46 The snow collected on the burlap coverings, which protect the shrubs beneath.
47 Another burlap windscreen
48 Getting brighter
49 The little donkey shelter
50 Approaching the stable
51 A Paulownia tree
52 A nice shot of an American horse chestnut tree
53 A weeping cherry tree
54 What great light!
55 A view towards the chicken coops
56 Looking at my house from the stable
57 Another shot
58 It really makes sense to cover shrubs with burlap.
59 Gorgeous colors
61 Another paddock alley with a recently planted allee of linden trees
62 The sun working its magic
63 More sun
65 A copper weeping beech
66 A stand of beech trees
67 A frosted pinetum
68 A nice shot of me with Gyurme
69 Looking through the pergola
70 The gooseberry patch
71 The sun, at last
72 Once the sun came up, all of that feathery snow soon disappeared.