Some Garden Standouts
Some reliable plants are displaying in a spring season that has been a roller coaster of temperatures and precipitation amounts.
The reliable blooms make a show for 2-3 weeks..
WEIGELA FLORIDA VARIEGATA Really needs a protected spot to flourish here, but the climate is changing.
BOWL OF BEAUTY (Nigella is a good backdrop for almost everything.)
ORIENTAL POPPIES They are vivid, but don't scream so much as this camera makes them.
Too hot for this camera to capture.
Pink photographs better. Not sure why I keep these poppies, which are so messy later.
Peony MINNIE SHAYLOR is photogenic, but doesn't last long.
BLETILLA in late afternoon sun in shade garden.
And next morning: