"In the silence of the Japanese garden
the pool is frozen.
With the passing of the years
I have seen its slow circle
through all seasons"
Not much going on this winter in the garden, but we have had a lot more precipitation than last year. As the snow slowly melts the ground should retain some moisture for plant roots. With luck we won't loose plants like last year. In the meantime, here are some shots of the garden with snow and ice: