FOTD

RED FLOWERS BACK AGAIN

FOTD – August 18 – Red Flowers Back – Encore Performance They bloomed like crazy all through June, then went dormant through July. But now, they are back — and so are the hummingbirds. We don’t have hummingbird feeders because of… Read More ›

DAYLILIES

FOTD – July 27 – Daylilies Remembering back to when we had rain, we had lilies. Their blooming time was cut short by the complete absence of rain since the first week in May. I don’t think we’ll lose them. They… Read More ›

LANTANA ON THE DECK

FOTD – July 21 – Lantana It’s very hot and very dry, but I’ve managed to keep the flowers on the deck alive. Also, despite everything, the hydrangea is doing well. Those hydrangeas are the only garden flower not collapsing… Read More ›

RETURN OF THE ANTHURIUM

FOTD – July 14 – Anthurium is back After deciding it was tired of blooming, our anthurium took about a two week rest and came back with brand new flowers. This has got to be the most unstoppable houseplant ever!

ROSES

FOTD – July 7 – Roses It’s that time of year again and the roses are blooming. I didn’t have a camera yesterday when I was down by the garden and I got busy today. Tomorrow I’ll have to go take… Read More ›

AN ABUNDANCY OF FLOWERS

FOTD – July 2 – Flowers, flowers everywhere It’s not only that the flowers are growing with a level of enthusiasm I’ve never seen before. It’s also the growing season has changed. Wild flowers like Queen Anne’s Lace and Spiderwort… Read More ›

BRIGHT YELLOW BEGONIAS

FOTD – June 29 – Bright Yellow Begonias I went out and took pictures today. Rather a lot of pictures, so I thought I’d show these beautiful bright yellow flowers today. I needed some brightness.