Happy Garden Blogger’s Bloom Day!
Sometimes I have things blooming into the fall and sometimes I don’t. This has been a pretty forgiving fall with the exception of some snow storms that lasted for a few hours so we still have some color in the garden here in Salem, Massachusetts.
Actually the flowers aren’t sweet but the leaves sure are! The snapdragons are always pretty hardy and this year is no exception. This is the last little bit of a new ivory echinacea that I just planted. I’m pretty excited about this addition. I think it’s going to mirror the traditional purple echinacea just across from it nicely. We still have rose buds but I’m worried about this one. Are those little thorns evidence of rose rosetta disease? What do you think? I have lots of grasses scattered around and I love the transformation that they make at this time of the year when they “bloom.”And of course, I have a red chrysanthemum on the front porch. This one is still beautiful!
How’s your garden growing? Be sure to check out the other GBBD posts on May Dreams Gardens right here!
Three posts in four days for The Salem Garden… hmmm…soccer and hockey seasons must be over! 😉