Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
Elizabeth Barrette

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Tuesday Yardening

Today is hot and muggy. I fed the birds and watered plants.

Then I noticed that my butterfly weed is blooming -- the first time I've gotten it to do so -- and that inspired me to take a few pictures.

This is the septic garden fully grown in.
This is the septic garden fully grown in.

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

Here is the butterfly weed. It's actually a type of milkweed. Butterflies indeed like it very much.
Butterfly weed is blooming in the septic garden.
Tags: birdfeeding, gardening, illinois, nature, personal, photo, photography, wildlife

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