Monday, July 6, 2015

One Bloomin' Season - After the Fourth

I have so much to show you, I am going to jump right in.  Welcome to my garden...

A is for Astilbe.  I have no idea what variety this one is, but it certainly resembles the Visions series.

B is for Hosta 'Blue Cadet'
and  H. 'Blue Umbrellas'

and Buttered Popcorn Daylily

C is for Chicago Regal Daylily

G is for Golden Prize Daylily

H is for Helopsis (did you think I'd do the entire alphabet?)

I is for H. 'Inniswood'

J is for Jolyene Nichole Daylily

K is for Knock-out roses

M is for Malva

O is for H. 'Old Glory', and fitting for the holiday

R is for Red Rum Daylily

S is for Siloam Amazing Grace

I believe this is Sunset Sonata, which grows and multiplies like crazy.  Anyone?
Is that enough for now?

7 comments:

  1. What a beautiful garden you have! It's hard for this drought-parched Californian to image having enough water to support all that green.

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    1. We've had buckets of rain. I live on a branch of the Rouge River so my lot is quite wet with a high water table. I am still pumping out ground water from the house foundation which I use to water a River's Birch (cause the bridge area kept over-flowing). I took out the hose yesterday for the first time to water some transplanted flowers. More rain tomorrow. Too bad they can't ship this rain west.

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  2. These flowers are so pretty and each one so unique. I was actually hoping you would do the whole alphabet but you might do another post using other letters:)

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    1. I actually was wondering if I have enough varieties to do an A to Z. I'll try to fill in the missing letters in the upcoming weeks.

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    2. Looking back over the flowers posted so far I am only missing 6 letters. I'll make sure I cover them, but I must get creative.

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  3. Lovely flowers, you really enjoy your garden don't you? Lot of work though. Some of the flowers I have never heard of other than from you, Astilbe for instance. Do you have any peonies? I couldn't grow them.

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    1. Yes, I did post some pics of them earlier in the season. I never heard of astilbe until a few years ago. Now I have them all over as they love shade. And I do love my garden.

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