Thursday, July 9, 2015


Double Purple Datura

This Datura is growing in a section of my garden devoted to the color purple. 
It's gorgeous when more than one flower is in bloom.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015


Amaranthus caudatus Green Cascade and Love Lies Bleeding in a bed of Lemon Grass, 

Gomphrena Globosa  and Celosia

Background plants include Texas Rock Rose, Texas Sage, Anisacanthus, Beautyberry
and Crepe Myrtle.

Wednesday, July 1, 2015


Zinnia Bernary's Giant Lime, Bernary's Giant Wine, & Queen Lime Red

One of my favorite summer flowers is Zinnia. These are the first blooms of the season.  I got all the seeds from Select Seeds.