If at first you don’t succeed, skydiving is not for you. - Anonymous Clever Person
As I upload these pictures from a glorious two days of weed wackin' and perennial putzin' I'm a little frustrated with my own negativity.
Pink Evening Primrose
A glass-half-full kind of gardener might be thrilled with how these incessant rains have provided plentiful moisture.
Happy flowers dancing for joy...
Every summer, I anxiously anticipate the loudest and proudest of my perennials. The Kniphofia Red Hot Pokers show up like clockwork for the 4th of July, decorating my gardens like bottle rockets.
But, my beloved Red Hot Pokers are missing. Their sad roots rotting in the soggy soil. Replaced by a creepy crop of mushrooms.