Did I post about the impatiens my friend Beth sent me? She grew them from seeds, that her friend has harvested and grown for 20 years! She sent me 4 plants in the mail, 2 didn't survive, but the two that did are doing pretty well, and blooming! Thanks, Beth!
The edelweiss has been blooming for a while now, so here's a pic. It lives under our rose bushes.
Here's an interesting comparison, March 30th:
and June 30th:
I planted this bunny tail grass last year, and didn't think it was a perennial, but it came back!
Bellflower and astilbe:
More of the pink lilies:
Um, yeah. I planted these rudbeckia two years ago, and they did not come back last year, but this year, is a different story!
The yucca and speedwell are blooming, too.
And another comparison, May 24th:
And June 30th: