Wednesday, May 31, 2017

May 24, 2017


Rosa 'Blush Noisette'
Wonderful fragrance carries on the air for yards.



Gypsophila cerastioides
Surprised this little one has survived for 2 years now. Fingers crossed.



Roses: I planted cuttings of Green Snake, Blush Noisette, Heritage and The Fairy last year in same spot.
Green Snake taking center stage. With some The Fairy showing. 

Monday, May 1, 2017

May 1, 2017


Rosa 'Miracle on the Hudson'




Chaenomeles 'Orange Storm'
A few blossoms still remaining. This and its sister 'Scarlet Storm' are the last quinces to finish blooming here.



Geranium 'Alpenglow'



Rosa 'Mme. Alfred Carriere'



Iris pallida variegata. 
I think I got that name right. 


Another dianthus volunteer seedling.




Heuchera 'Blondie'




Musa basjoo.
Just getting started. Check back in about a month to see the monster.



Heucherella 'Alabama Sunrise'



Heuchera 'Autumn Bride'
This one's a monster. Gets bigger every year.



Physocarpus 'Summer Wine'



Cornus kousa chinensis
Planted last year.



Chamaecyparis pisifea filifera



Nymphaea 'Fabiola'



Nelumbo nucifera var. caspicum



Hosta 'Majesty'



Rhododendron 'Janet Blair'
Ordered from 
http://oregonrhododendron.com/
Excellent plant.



One of my most beautiful Q. macrocarpa hybrids.
A volunteer seedling becoming a beautiful tree.



The tree.



Quercus stellata x virginiana
Very slow so far. Culture on my part, I think.



Quercus gravesii


Q. gravesii leaves.