Last year I planted some Purple Coneflowers that didn't bloom at all. I was disappointed, but figured I'd wait and then they'd come up this year. I forgot about them and then I almost pulled them out this spring, thinking they were weeds. Luckily, I saw the little tag I'd left in the soil to remind me what they were. Phew. Narrow miss.
Only one of them is blooming so far. The rest are biding their time.
On Wednesday night, it looked like this:
Last night, it looked like this: