August 25, 2013

Christine's August Blooms

Lynne's August Blooms

Wave petunias

Balloon Flower

 Echinacea Pow Wow

Echinacea Magnus

Lysimachia punctata Alexander and Sedum Autumn Joy


Lilies towering above Bee Balm

Yelloween Lily from Myra

Liatris and Stargazer lilies
Stargazer Lily

 Phlox and Artemesia

Annabelle Hydrangea


Echinacea Irresistible  (Babysitting plant)
Pink Phlox in full bloom

Hydrangea Limelight and H. Pinky Winky

Pure White Lily
Annual Asters echo colours in window boxes

Very pretty Cleome -Spider plant

I love this blue-silver- purple combination

Satomi dogwood, Butterfly bushes and PeeGee Hydrangea

Buddleia -Butterfly bush

These Echinacea 'Irresistible' blooms change form and colour as they mature.

Note how they look as they open

A little while later...

And then like this!

Pow Wow Echinacea are truly stunning.

Verbena bonariensis - just discovered this elegant and airy delight.
This is a self seeding annual I started from seed this spring.
It will become a mainstay in my future gardens for sure.

Look how delicate and dainty the flowers are.

White Liatris with Verbena and Yarrow in background
This beauty is Echinacea Green Envy (planted from a bare root this spring)

White Phlox - very fragrant  

Pretty Combination for August

August 20, 2013

Brenda H's Gardens

First Sunflower August 3rd

Burgess Buttercup Squash are growing

Chokecherry fruit

Double Yellow

Echinacea - Purple Coneflower

Eupatorium Maculatum - Jow Pye Weed


Hot Chocolate

Hot Wheels

Lemon Shasta Daisy

Little Cadet

Lois Burns

Monarda - Bee Balm

Monarda - Bee Balm

Mop Top Hydrangea

Parisian Sunrise

Perennial square stemmed Sunflower

Red Suspenders

Salome Red Ruby

Siberian Peach

Snow Empress

Snowberry shrub


American Chestnut


Annual Sweet Pea

Hummingbird feeding at feeders


Dogwood from the rooftop

Honeysuckle from the rooftop

Fresh veggies for supper

Swiss Chard

Birdhouse Gourd

Pardon Me

Phlox David

Sunflower Aug 24th