Garden, May 27

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We’re stuck in the middle of the season’s first heat wave, and I’m wishing I could have bottled up some essence of the mini polar vortex that hit us in January. A few mists of that sort of cold would be a great relief indeed, as long as it didn’t damage the garden, of course.

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Garden, June 17

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The good light was brief today. By late morning, a storm front began weaving thunderhead clouds and gusts of wind.

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Petunias in concrete flower pot
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Daylilies
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Echinacea
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Daylilies
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Candyland by Proven Winners, calibrachoa
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Echinacea
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Candyland by Proven Winners, calibrachoa