There may be a bit of a floral lull in the garden in July, but nectar loving creatures are still finding what they need, as the above butterfly on Inula hookeri (last week’s Wordless Wednesday’s Citrus Swirl) shows. The majority … Continue reading
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Tagged Ammi magus, Briza maxima, Crocosmia 'Lucifer', Geum 'Totally Tangerine', hemerocallis, Inula hookeri, Inula magnifica, marigold, Orlaya grandiflora, Penstemon 'Just Jayne', Veronica spicata 'Barcarolle'
As well as the beautiful and tough leaves of the hellebores and ferns, and the more petite but still tough leaves of the snowdrops as they push their way up out of the soil, I have been amazed at the … Continue reading