Today we are October 20 th and we have a nice soft and sometimes even warm Autumn , Saturday we even had 25 C° !!! so my flowers continue to flower.
GERANIUM ROZANNE, ONE OF THE LONGEST FLOWERING GERANIUMS AND VERY WINTERHARDY, THEY START FLOWERING IN APRIL AND GO ON TILL THE FIRST FROSTS
THIS ONE IS CHELONE OBLIQUA, ALSO ONE THAT BLOOMS FOR MONTHS ON END, I HAVE THE PINK VERSION BUT YOU HAVE THEM IN WHITE TOO
ANEMONE JAPONICA HONORINE JOBERT, THEY HAVE SUCH PRETTY FACES !!! AND BLOOM LONGER THAN THE PINK ANEMONES JAPONICA
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When I put my yucca in the garden in May it didn’t look so good, a lot of it’s leafs were dead so I could either trow it away or experiment with it and as I love to experiment I choose to cut off all the leafs and a bit of the trunk, I used something to cover the wounds so the trunks wouldn’t rot and I waited and waited and for a long time nothing happened but I know plants are very strong and sometimes need a lot of time to do what they have to do and after a few months I noticed new life, yeuhhh !!!! The leafs are tiny but it has many new shoots so I am happy I made the right choice.
IN THE BACK YOU CAN SEE A BIT OF MY CACTI AND SUCCULENT COLLECTION
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Alas, the flowering season is almost finished…..Autumn is not my favorite season, nor is Winter but it is a time to make new plans for next Spring.
Here are a few pictures of my Autumn blooms.
MY ALBIZZIA HAS DONE GREAT THIS SUMMER AND KEPT ON FLOWERING FOR MONTH’S
FUCHSIA MAGELLANICA BLOOMS LIKE CRAZY IN AUTUMN, IT STARTS BLOOMING IN JUNE AND THEN GOES ON TILL THE FIRST FROSTS
TRICYRTIS HIRTUS OR POOR MANS ORCHID, ANOTHER AUTUMN BLOOMER THAT GOES ON AND ON, I DEFINITELY WANT MORE OF THEM IN MY GARDEN
ROSA THE PILGRIM
MY LAST SUNFLOWER OF THIS YEAR
AND THIS IS A PROMISE FOR NEXT SPRING ; SKIMMIA WHITE KEW, FULL OF BUDS FOR NEXT YEAR
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