October 2011 blooms

marciaz3 Tropical 3 Northwestern OntarioOctober 16, 2011

A late begonia, very late!

Double calendula, reseeded from last year:

Calendula that were actually planted this year:

"Fresh" hollyhocks:

This delphinium was winter sown this year, and just might bloom!

Fairy Rose:

Lamium aureum:

Lamium 'Pewter Pink':

Lavatera:

Begonias in the Princess Garden:

Pansies in the Princess Garden:

Malva:

Petunias (pretty ragged):

Alyssum:

Aster 'Professor von Klippenberg':

Bacopa:

Karl Forester blowing in the wind:

A robin in the crabapple (not dh's duct tape repair!):

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Ginny McLean_Petite_Garden

Marcia, it is so nice to look at pics at this time of year, especially when my yard looks so bland. I am so glad you shared the pic of the robin, complete with the duct tape! If it wasn't for my DH and his duct tape, this old house would fall apart! But I hate it!

I do still have snaps blooming and I think the dusty miller is really beautiful right now. Guess I should just take some pics anyway! I have a real interesting battle going on just outside my window here. I have feeder dishes on the fence and the squirrel seems to think they are his! He fills them up with pinecones to hide his stash and then the maggies and bluejays come by and throw them out. Mr Squirrel gets so mad, he literally jumps on the birds! Can't get a picture through the window cause the screen is so heavy. It is quite a production!

Thanks for sharing your pics! :)

Ginny

    Bookmark   October 16, 2011 at 6:33PM
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marciaz3 Tropical 3 Northwestern Ontario

A couple more!

Still green here:

And here:

The highbush cranberry is just starting to turn colour:

Hansa is still green as can be:

The delphinium did bloom!

Autumn crocus:

    Bookmark   October 23, 2011 at 10:06PM
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