Everything is doing really well. It IS lovely. Here's a sample:
They are so fleeting -- and much anticipated, just like strawberry season.
Below, fresh herbs daily!
This came up from seed on its own in the yard! I have been lovingly nurturing it.
This is not long for this world! Friday is usually weed whacking day, and it would be gone already, but with no rain, the grass has not grown. Still, knotweed sprout, don't get too comfortable.
This vinca came up on its own too. I always have it in pots with petunias and other annuals (I have it in two hanging baskets this year) and it has been coming up for the past couple years either because it seeds or some roots didn't make it into the compost bin when I cleaned up in the fall. At this point there is a nice vine. Bob favored ripping it out -- he was worried it would damage the foundation. But I inspected it and discovered that it doesn't grip the cement. So I won...