7.04.2010

Blooming July

tickseed 'baby sun'

Happy July!

I hope you are enjoying some time together with friends
and family, taking in some sun or summer celebrations.

I'm playing in the garden this weekend and thought you'd enjoy a peek...


tickseed 'baby sun'





perennial garden





blue catmint






shasta daisy





cilantro





purple coneflower 'magnus'





bachelor's button bud





bachelor's button


Wishing you beauty every day this summer!

6 comments:

  1. Beth, your hubby did a fine job w/your front yard!. Don't ya just love the smell of a forest floor? That was smart to plant cilantro in those beds...Do u have any Italian parsley growing?

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  2. Lovely. Thanks for the tour.
    Enjoy the day.
    LT

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  3. wow, I love your little garden! So beautiful... I just got Alex up, and now we're gonna start painting Nyjah's room a very light violet color called Crocus Petal... She got a new comforter, rug, and curtains, and we decluttered... This is all in honor of her transition into preschool- Her baby room is turning into a big girl room... My baby! She's growing up :) I'm excited to see a room makeover... After we're all tired out, we'll sip on our Pliny the Elder beer from The Russian River... It's soooo good... Cheers Beth! Much love xoxo LL

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  4. oh, it's been a awhile, so i'm taking a few to visits some of fav blogs. I love your garden, what beauties you have. I can smell the cliantro, yum. :)

    have a happy 4th!!!

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  5. Oh! I love your garden! It's beautiful. When my hellebores have babies, I'll send you some. I hear they do wonderfully in your area.

    I didn't know that the centaurea montana bluet had another name! I'll have to remember "bachelor button"!

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  6. Chrissy, thanks for the thumbs up and I'll let my husband know you love it. And yes, I love the smell. I must get out there and snuggle up with it more often now! Cilantro and some parsley, but it may not make it :(

    Good to see you Linda!

    Hi, Sandra! Hope your 4th was grand and you are enjoying your new home.

    Andrew, "bachelor button" was on the card, but everywhere I look it up it seems to just reference centaurea montana or mountain bluet. I'm starting to wonder but I just love saying the name. Now I'm going to have to look up hellebores to see what they look like. Any help with my garden would be greatly appreciated...I'm a novice gardner :) oh, my gosh, I just saw some photos of hellebores and they are gorgeous!!

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