I had some time this afternoon for a little gardening, and I thought I'd share a few photos to update y'all on the status of the patio.
This is going to be a photo-heavy post, just giving you fair warning.
|The half wine barrel, all full of freshly planted flowers.|
(approximately 3 weeks ago)
|The half wine barrel, today. The flowers are growing in|
nicely, though some have gotten a little bit crispy from
a few particularly hot days.
|Today's work, part 1: twenty little seedling pots, seeds|
planted and ready to grow! Will bought me the seeds for my
birthday - I hope I don't kill them! I have extras of all just in
case though. It may be too late to have started now...we'll see.
|The patio three weeks ago.|
|The patio today - so much more color!|
|This parsley is a force to be reckoned with. I thought it had|
died completely, but lo! It returns! I purchased sage and
oregano this weekend to add to the
|A little overhead shot. The rosemary is doing|
mighty fine, and I have high hopes for the
rest. The alyssum has grown so much since
|So pretty! What's up with the little purple one? Love it!|
|A blossom on the lemon tree. Looks a bit|
dead, but whatchagonnado?
(hope it gets better)
|The snapdragon has seen better days (see: April), but I'm |
going to see if I can somehow nurse it back to health with
water before I uproot and replace it.
Click to enlarge if you want to see some really cool textures.
|This tree got quite dead recently, but it's|
come back! The plant arises anew!
(yes, I said "got quite dead")