mantis__ohOctober 15, 2013
In full splendor right now is aster Raydon's Favorite, always reliable.
Dahlias have been blooming like fools for two months now.
It has been a great year for dahlias here because of mild August weather. Victoria Ann
But overgrown bushes are starting to fall over:
Coleus, as usual, have grown huge.
The rapturous sky blue of plumbago has been a special delight this year:
Foliage plants too love the cooler temps of fall. The Rex begonias have been very nice this year (in basket and to right).
Elephant ears too have flourished.
Many pots, while more seedy, still have a lingering beauty.
This was September. With shortening days, things are in slow decline.