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More flowers for the 4th July

Wednesday, 04 Jul 12 Cloudy 22°C / 72°F

It’s a good thing I take photographs! I realised looking at the photo of the Westerland rose with the Honeysuckle on the arch behind that there was a blue flower on the arch. I had managed to miss that Betty Corning had climbed higher up the arch and had a flower. I had been keeping a careful eye on all the others, but completely missed that one.

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Day 2282

Salvia 'Purple Rain'

Salvia verticillata

Flowering

just beginning, one of my favourites, it lasts for ages

Day 2881

Salvia 'May Nights'

Salvia x sylvestris

gorgeous against the yarrow, rich colour and lasting well this year

Day 2987

Yarrow 'Moonlight'

Achillea millefolium

Flowering

seems to have benefitted from dividing, love the colour of this one

Day 435

Pomegranate

Punica granatum

leafing up and looking very healthy, to my great pleasure

Day 2741

Hydrangea paniculata 'Brussels Lace'

Hydrangea paniculata

Flowering

loaded with bud panicles; the most so far

Day 2377

Harebells

Campanula cochlearifolia

Flowering

thriving and spreading

Day 325

Sweet William

Dianthus barbatus

I am very impressed with this, for two plants there is a lot of variation in colour and it is thriving

Day 804

Rosa Westerland

Rosa

huge flowers

Day 2282

Hosta 'Blessingham Blue'

Hosta

Flowering

looking very luscious

Day 2742

Honeysuckle 'Serotina'

Lonicera periclymenum

Flowering

behind the rose, marginally later than the Haliana

Day 771

Clematis Betty Corning

Clematis viticella

Flowering

Comments

  • cristina

    cristina wrote:

    I like the blue of your salvia near the yellow of the yarrow! (Near my yarrows I have sowed some blue cornflowers, and now I’m looking for a suitable perennial blue flower.)

    Posted on 05 Jul 12 (over 2 years ago)

  • rosemarieGardener

    rosemarieGardener wrote:

    Nice plants, nice blooms and good images. I enjoy.

    Posted on 05 Jul 12 (over 2 years ago)

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