August blooms

Waitforspring(6 MA)August 11, 2012

Company is gone, but I can't get out to take pictures today. It's raining!!

Here are just a few I managed to take last week. All of those were new last year so I don't know how they'll perform in a "normal" year.


This one is reblooming.


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Didn't you just have some bad storms come through--hope no damage done. I like all of these, particularly Jellyfish Jealousy. I love M. Reed's hybrids, but I think they are mostly hard dormants which wouldn't do well here. Avedon

    Bookmark   August 11, 2012 at 9:49AM
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newyorkrita(z6b/7a LI NY)

Very pretty blooms.

    Bookmark   August 11, 2012 at 10:01AM
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Waitforspring(6 MA)

Avedon, we didn't have anything but some very heavy rain last night. Only came down hard for a short time, but I did have a section of the newly done area of the yard underwater which is a concern. Just getting light rain today.
Margo Reed's things do very well here--some almost too well--increasing like bunnies. I know she has some that are registered as semi-evergreen. This one is dormant though.

    Bookmark   August 11, 2012 at 11:46AM
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Julia NY(6)

All the pics are nice. Is DANCING RAINBOW very pink?
I have JELLYFISH JEALOUSY too. Just got it this year and it did bloom for a couple of weeks before I clipped off the scapes. Mine varied from a very light lemony yellow to almost whitish. I have several of Margo's and Jim's here for a couple of years and yes, they do multiply like rabbits. I'm hoping all the new ones I got this spring will increase just as quickly.


    Bookmark   August 11, 2012 at 4:12PM
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Nancy zone 6

I really like jellyfish Jealousy!

    Bookmark   August 11, 2012 at 7:36PM
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Waitforspring(6 MA)

Julia, I'd say DANCING RAINBOW is a slightly lavender pink.
Nancy, JELLYFISH JEALOUSY is one that I'd wanted for a while so,I was happy to finally get it.

    Bookmark   August 11, 2012 at 8:22PM
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Very pretty, all of them. It is nice to have late blooms.

    Bookmark   August 11, 2012 at 10:01PM
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jean_ar(z8 Ar)

wow, you really have some pretty ones blooming.My favorite is DANCING RAINBOW


    Bookmark   August 11, 2012 at 10:50PM
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