Lupines, obviously, were part of the bouquet but I also added a branch of Spirea 'Goldflame' which is in it's bright golden stage right now.
And for a little added purple I threw in some chive blossoms.
|Last July I found all these plants for a fraction of the cost at a nursery closing sale|
|The trunk on this tree is small but you can just see the stripes that identify it.|
|Camera phones can be frustratingly fuzzy|
|Strawberry plants happily at home in the straw!|
|Lettuce planted in-ground. Surface roots mean I |
didn't have to dig the beds as deeply.
|These annual cosmos were started indoors for early blooms|
|The rosebuds are still tight and not quite ready to open|
|Only weeds are adorning this potentilla right now|
|Nasturtium seedlings are beginning to reach up|
|Lettuce is sprouting|
|LOTS of plants to choose from!|
|Anemone sylvestris 'Macrantha'|