Saturday, June 16, 2012

Looking for an expert....what is this?

This is a strange plant/wild flower/edible? I really need to take this in to the forestry service and see what this is. The top photo is how it looks when it first comes out in the spring. The bottom photo is how it looks today it is sturdy enough to stand through the winter snows. The seed heads look like little pumpkins....funky huh?

Anyone know????

This is the seed stage of that asparagas looking plant

Thursday, June 14, 2012

gorgeous iris

This Iris smells as good as it looks. It has not been a great iris year. I have certainly had better years where everything bloomed. A few are still coming into bloom so we'll see soon.

2012 bleeding hearts

After seeing my friend Pam's bleeding hearts mine do not seem so big ....bring on the compost!

Poppies

Blooming soon! This year I hope I have some red ones.

Blue Lupines 2012

I do need more Lupines....I need to put some in the green house for fall plants.

2017 so far

The winter was really not very different from most.....lots of snow followed by lots of melting and the promise of a spring. The spring sta...