Sunday, June 22, 2014

Summer garden

I just wanted to share some pictures of my summer garden, it's starting to get pretty warm in Texas but the plants are still happy for the most part. I wanted to capture everything while it was still happy and blooming, I'd like to thanks my wonderful photography assistant for taking some of these lovely shots. I love when seeds start growing and sprouting, things you have forgot about greet you as a happy surprise. I love that with each new season, there are particular varieties that shine in their surroundings. I definitely couldn't pick just one as a favorite. What plants and flowers do you enjoy the most?

two different kinds of hydrangeas

garden gnome among the balloon flowers

My new favorite purple Liatris

Dahlia and Coleus happy together

Celosia among the garden animals

grasshopper hanging out inside a lily

happy zinnias :)

short zinnias and tall zinnias

fun mystery plant from a wild flower seed packet

pumpkin seeds sprouting

blackberry iris is finally blooming

if you look close you can see the little hummingbird enjoying the plants                     


Laila said...

Oh such pretty pictures! That one with the grasshopper in the middle is magnificent - well done on getting such a great shot! xxx

Magical Daydream said...

Ohh your garden is so colourful! I don't have a garden, but I love gardens with lots of flowers and plenty of space to lie on the grass :)

Nerd Burger said...

It is the middle of winter here so those flowers are really lovely to look at. :)

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