If there can be any bright spots in all of this, there were only a couple of things killed outright; the perennials may recover by next spring; I am now off the couch and walking without crutches; and I think we've gotten a good roof, but boy is the garden ugly right now.
|Newly prostrate Crinum|
|Rhododendron x 'Red Ruffles'|
|Impatiens hybrida 'Fusion Glow Yellow'|
|Carex oshimensis 'Everillo'|
|Hosta 'Pineapple Upside-down Cake'|
|Hydrangea macrophylla 'Amethyst'|
|Helleborus x hybridus 'Spring Promise Sally' and Ophiopogon nigrescens|
|Not the Designated Drop Zone|
After seeing this, I highly recommend you visit Carol at May Dreams Garden, who hosts Garden Bloggers Bloom Day, where you can see gardens more uplifting.