But after a couple years of trying to whip the gardens around the house into shape-- there's the herb, shade, rain, water, sun, lawn, drive and rock gardens-- I can now enjoy something at every point of the season, and fall, spring and winter too!
Here's a look at what's blooming today!
Funny enough, I find that during the summer months I just naturally shop for and dress in the colors of my favorite flowers-- a lot of bright pinks, purples and even pinkish orange.
This month's flea market turned up a few flowered treasures too. My fave:
|This is actually a clip on earring, but I was staring at it sitting there on my desk, grabbed a pipe cleaner and tied it to my finger. Think I am going to work it into a necklace and do my own version of those fab Dior enamel necklaces.|
What's blooming in your garden?