YESTERDAY’S BLOOMS

Like most gardeners, I have a lot blooming right now. I worked up a sweat taking these photos because the humidity today, according to the weatherman, will make it feel like 100. Here are some of the highlights:

pansies in June in deep shade
pansies in June in deep shade
dietes bicolor has bloomed a lot this year
dietes bicolor has bloomed a lot this year
Simply Glorious daylily
Simply Glorious daylily – 6 inch bloom
Hibiscus 'Tropic Escape'
Hibiscus ‘Tropic Escape’
Coneflower Burpee Fordhook Collection
Coneflower
Rain knocked one stalk overnotice the flowers reach for the light
Rain knocked one stalk over
notice the flowers reach for the light
same group of coneflowers -- some are 2 ft, some 4 ft
same group of coneflowers — some are 2 ft, some 4 ft
pink jacobinia
pink jacobinia
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close-up of flowers on Powder Puff Bush
Gallardia Cornetta
Gallardia Cornetta
Unnamed seedling by Daylilies of the Valley -- the color blows me away
Unnamed seedling by Daylilies of the Valley — the color blows me away

 

TROPIC ESCAPE HIBISCUS

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Hibiscus ‘Tropic Escape’ purchased from the
Down-and-Out-but-Not-Quite-Dead Table at Lowes.
Hibiscus 'Tropic Escape' with Poppie's hand to show size of bloom
Hibiscus ‘Tropic Escape’
with Poppie’s hand to show size of bloom