Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
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Garden Photos

These are photos from Saturday.


The barrel garden is blooming.
The barrel garden is blooming.

So are some of my petunias.
Potted petunias are blooming.

These stray iris are under the lilacs.
White irises are blooming under the lilacs.

The squabs are getting bigger.
The squabs are getting bigger.

This is the septic garden.
This is the septic garden.

The lamb's ear is blooming.
The lamb's ear is blooming in the septic garden

The carnation has regrown and blossomed.
Carnations are blooming in the septic garden.

These giant marigolds are blooming.
The marigolds are blooming in the septic garden.

Daylilies are about to bloom.  This patch is near the road.
Daylilies are about to bloom beside the road.

Gold currants are getting ripe.  I've only gotten a few; the birds get to them first.
Gold currants are ripening.

Same with the serviceberries.
Serviceberries are ripening.

Yucca stalks are opening up.  There are four now.
The yucca stalks are opening up.

The wildflower garden is getting a bit more interesting.  It won't be at its best until the coneflowers blossom, though.
The wildflower garden is starting to look a bit more interesting.

White penstemon is blooming in four or five places.  This stuff really likes the wildflower garden so I've been planting more of it.
White penstemon is blooming in the wildflower garden.

This pink thing is blooming too.
EDIT: A friend thinks this is rose campion.
This pink thing is blooming in the wildflower garden.

Pink penstemon has more buds.
Pink penstemon has more buds on it.
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