Spring Beauty FOTD

I have been admiring some of the flowers in the garden. I had to get out and take some photos as the weather has turned very hot and I know they cannot last in this heat. First of all the Allium. Then in honor of Cee Neuner who loves the Iris here are my Iris…

Not all daffodils are yellow. FOTD

Most of the daffodils in our garden are yellow but last fall I put in some bulbs of daffodils that are not entirely yellow and now they are here. I have seen several lovely photos of bright pink flowers posted by other bloggers. I am a bit late to the party but here is my…

My ‘Not a Flower’ FOTD

I know this is not a flower so why am I putting in to Cee’s Flower of the Day challenge? Well, I hope Cee will accept this entry . This is a variegated grass that grows in our garden. It stands tall at the edge of the deck and it still stands tall, in its…

FOTD The Painted Fern

I love my Japanese Painted Fern. It is always slow to get started in the spring so I mark the spot where it grows with a green stake which you can see in this photo.