This is what they looked like before, just starting to bud.
Thankfully there are still some survivors. I have beautiful ones in front.
You can tell by the background that it is still practically winter here, but these were the first flowers to brave the cold.
Yes, my flower beds need tons of work, but did he have to destroy the few things that were actually growing there besides weeds? Why couldn't he have stomped all over the weeds?