An unexpected final glad has popped up in the perfect spot.
Hybrid lupins love the soil in my garden and are having a great year.
Gorgeous deep blue flowers now in bloom.
Evergreens are SO necessary to add interest to the winter garden.
The garden is loving our hot and humid August!
Some flowers are born for a close-up.
One of the tallest flowers blooming in my garden this week wasn’t planted by me (or anyone…); seeds just blew in with the wind (or were dropped by birds or small rodents perhaps), as native (or non native) wild flowers do. It’s Daucus carota, known over here as Queen Anne’s Lace. Like so many plants […]
A native perennial I’ve loved since the moment I heard about it is the Compass Plant – Silphium laciniatum. I think my attraction was originally to the common name and then its striking height. It grows to about eight feet high in my garden some years, and its large basal leaves are said to point […]
The native Grey Dogwood is now blooming, getting ready to produce berries for birds in the fall.