spring garden 5.24.2018

My garden is looking gorgeous this spring. Here are photos of just a few 😉 of the plants that I tend.

Ferns: Ostrich (Matteuccia struthiopteris,) Maidenhair (Adiantum) and Japanese Painted (Athyrium niponicum)

Barrenwort (Epimedium) – three types

Forget-Me Not (Myosotis)

Hosta and Lungwort (Pulmonaria)

Columbine (Aquilegia) (Hybrids)

Leaves of Peony and Japanese Red Maple (Acer palmatum)

Leaves of Bugbane Black Negligee (Actaea simplex) and Raspberry (Rubus)

Purple Iris, and Dahlias (corms overwintered in my basement, sprouted and waiting to be planted)

Jacobs Ladder (Polemonium,) White Trillium amongst Threadleaf Coreopsis (Coreopsis Verticillata,) and Solomon’s Seal (Polygonatum)

Primrose, or Primula. Love her ruffled leaves!

IMG_7192

Meadow Rue (Thalictrum)

Lily of the Valley (Convallaria majalis) and Daffodil (Narcissus)

IMG_7207.jpg

Strawberry Tristan (Fragaria ananassa) These beautiful hanging strawberry pots are buried under leaves in my raised bed garden each winter. Look how happy they are now that spring has arrived!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s