My October Suprises...

Calamity_J(z7bc)October 15, 2012

Wondering around the yard and saw this lily blooming, with penstemon? and a peach!?, and a clematic pushing out a last bloom! And a yellow foxglove?foxtail, can't remember...

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chibimimi

What beautiful surprises!

My October surprise is that the waterlily colchicum that I planted three weeks ago, thinking that I would have to wait until next year to see them, are now up and in bloom!

    Bookmark   October 21, 2012 at 9:31PM
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mantis__oh

And I even see tomatoes behind the foxglove!

    Bookmark   October 24, 2012 at 4:42PM
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newbiehavinfun(7a - Southern NJ)

I had the same thing happen with my foxglove, and I believe it's the same variety: digitalis ambigua. I love mine; it's come back three years now.

    Bookmark   November 13, 2012 at 6:51PM
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luckygal(3b)

Blooms and peaches in October!!! Oh the joys of a warmer climate! Lovely! That clematis is gorgeous.

    Bookmark   November 24, 2012 at 11:01PM
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