Jun 28, 2014
Jeff's Garden in June
Petite blue Veronica
Henry is nearby somewhere. Jeff is happy to let them roam about except when they are nibbling on things they know they should not. They graze on some invasive bamboo that grows among milkweeds and daylilies on the slope between the house and the gated vegetable and flower gardens. I bet Jeff wishes they ate mugwort and mint too.
Lots of frogs live here with a pond just behind the flower garden. The pond is almost hidden by masses of petasites.
Salvia, Emilia and Agastache
These pots of flowers are magnets to hummingbirds that visit each morning and at the end of the day. Agapanthus will join in soon.
The garden in January, February and March may not offer much in terms of color , especially when you live in a snow-covered New York City. B...