Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Wow, I am a seriously bad blogger!

It's been like 2 months since I last posted. Oops. Here are some shots of what's been going on in the gardens, and in the kitchen.

First strawberries:

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Peonies, Sweet Willieam and Geum:

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New Nicotiana under the pear tree, with aster on the right:

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Silver Dollar Plant (aka Money Plant), post bloom:

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Sunflowers, but I need to post a newer one, they are big and blooming now:

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Steve Irises, and sunflowers that planted themselves:

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More berries...after the darn skunk dug up the strawberry bed we didn't get too many more:

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Lamb's Ear and Astilbe:

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Smoke bush made it through the winter:

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Silky Dogwood came back, and bloomed! after being accidentally cut down by the "tree guys" last year:

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Voodoo Bulbs!

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Miniature rose that was dead when we got back from Italy, a little rain (more like a LOT of rain) during June, and it bounced right back:

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New perennial daisies and daylilies:

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Monster lilies, taller than me:

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Hydrangea and daylilies:

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Stuff from Mom on the left, and Snow on the Mountain on the right. Steve has been mowing this for the past few years, I finally weeded this area and the Snow on the Mountain bounced right back:

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First attempt at Dilly Beans refrigerator pickles, yum!

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Zucchini pickles and dilly beans:

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1 comment:

Julie G. said...

Ha! I came here yesterday just to see if my Google Reader was perhaps not telling me when you updated.

I'm glad you did!