When is a Weed not a Weed?

Weeds are flowers too once you get to know them . A.A.Milne So the botanical name sounds quite grand but calling this attractive plant a weed seems unfair. It is native to central and eastern North America. It is a tall beauty in my garden and I see it every day from the kitchen dining…

FOTD: A nice rain gave us WWE.

Today we have had rain on and off since the morning.So it has been a water, water, everywhere, kind of day. Just a nice light rain but much needed as it has been very dry with a lot of wind. I am still more or less at home moving slowly with Willie Walker. I looked…

FOTD: Peony

This is my response to Cee’s Flower of the Day Challenge

May 16 FOTD Violets!

The violets are blooming. They may be tiny but I think their color and beauty make up for the fact that their size makes it difficult to pick them. Here are a few that I brought in from our garden. I also submit these photos to Cee’s Flower of the Day photo challenge.

The Blues! FOTD

The delphiniums have outdone themselves this summer. They already appeared in my post for the Sunday Stills but I think they deserve their own post as Flowers of the Day for Cee’s FOTD Challenge. Now for a different angle. I climbed up onto the flat topped rock and took a photo looking down on the…