It’s finally the middle of May, and we’re finally starting to see something more than just bulbs and foliage here.
Don’t get me wrong - the daffodils and tulips are one of the best arrivals of the season as they herald the start of the season and promise a long season full of beauty and change.
But it’s not until the spring perennials start blooming that I get excited.
Today we’re enjoying several types of salvia, verbascum, allium, lamb’s ear, grasses and poppy pods. It’s one of my favorite times of the year, since May is full of an explosion of texture, color, and the flowers are fresh and gorgeous. There’s almost too much to enjoy this time of year - it gets a bit difficult to keep up with, but I’m certainly not complaining.Read More