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Garden Photos 7-16-17 - The Wordsmith's Forge
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Garden Photos 7-16-17
These are more photos from today.


Echinacea (pink) and shasta daisy (white) are blooming in the white garden.
Shasta daisy and echinacea are blooming in the white garden.

The allium seedhead has fallen down.  That's wild grape in the background.
The allium seedhead has fallen down.

Morning glories are growing around the support wire.  I watered these too.  Also it rained a little, that should help.
Morning glories are growing around the support wire.

See the wildflower garden in its full summer glory.  :D
Here is the wildflower garden.

This butterfly landed on an echinacea flower.
This butterfly landed in the wildflower garden.

Northern sea oats are getting heavier.
Northern sea oats have heavier seeds now.

This yellow flower is blooming in the wildflower garden.
These yellow flowers are blooming in the wildflower garden.

The blackberry lilies are going nuts.
The blackberry lilies are blooming vigorously in the wildflower garden.

The black-eyed Susans are open now.
Black-eyed Susan is blooming in the wildflower garden.

So are the yellow coneflowers.
These yellow coneflowers are blooming in the wildflower garden.

At the edge of the meadow, this Queen Anne's lace is done blooming and is starting to curl up.  Behind it is a raspberry cane.
This Queen Anne's lace has finished blooming.

This blackberry lily is blooming in the prairie garden toward the west edge.
These blackberry lilies are blooming toward the west edge of the prairie garden.

These yellow coneflowers are also near there.
These yellow coneflowers are blooming near the west edge of the prairie garden.

This cup plant just appeared this year, near the west edge.
This cup plant is blooming near the west edge of the prairie garden.

The blackberries are ripening.  I need to pick them tomorrow.
Blackberries are ripening.

This is the cup plant from last year, nearer the middle of the prairie garden.  It's budding but not blooming yet.
This cup plant is budding.

These blackberry lilies are near the middle.
These blackberries lilies are blooming near the middle of the prairie garden.

Here's a closeup.  I love these things.
These blackberry lilies are blooming in the prairie garden.

This is a bigger stand of yellow coneflowers near the middle.  They're about chin height on me.
This is a bigger stand of yellow coneflowers near the middle of the prairie garden.

Here is the Goddess Garden.
Here is the Goddess Garden.

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fayanora From: fayanora Date: July 18th, 2017 08:05 am (UTC) (Link)
We had to pull the spinach out of our garden, and a bunch of other salad green species, because they kept bolting. The chard is still going, as are the strawberries and carrots.
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