|Common flowers? Yes. But colorful? Aye!|
|My new Acer palmatum 'Murasaki Kiyohime' under |
planted with dwarf mondo grass and a fern.
The fern might have to be removed if it gets much bigger.
Now, monomaniacal is not a word you hear every day but it’s pretty easy to figure out what it means. We don’t hear it every day because it is “no longer in technical use” as a way to describe a “psychosis characterized by thoughts confined to one idea or group of ideas.”
|Close up of the Murasaki Kiyohime's spring leaves. It's a dainty dwarf that does not take afternoon sun at all.|
|Mexican Feather Grass, or Stipa tenuissima if you speak botanical.|
|The peach blossoms are getting ready to paddle off into memory.|
|I don't have a lot of pinks or reds in the yard. These blossoms always make me second guess that decision.|
|I'm leaving the bird feeder empty for now. It attracts too many of those damn squirrels.|
|Same picture but with a different focal point.|
If you hate bad puns, I’m very very sorry for this post. Please don’t make me walk the plank.
|I purchased these columbines this weekend. I've never grown them before.|