Friday, June 18, 2010

This week's plants

Potentilla moonlight - well named - from a cutting from someone's garden - first time its flowered

Alium - not quite fully out but I'm an impatient gardener.

Who knows the name of this plant? I did once.

Its a rose - ask me another;)
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kenju said...

The flower stalks on that plant look like salvia, but the foliage is different. Your rose is a beautiful color combination.

Mike and Ann said...

Lovely garden Pat, and very nicely stocked. It's a grand time of year for gardens (and gardeners).

Mike and Ann said...

P.s. The flowers look like stocks, but the leaves don't.
Sorry, don't know. Cheers, Mike.

Pat said...

Judy: no not salvia. I know what it is - just can't remember the name. Help may be at hand (Kevin).

Mike and Ann: it's a good year I think. Thank you.
If Kevin pops round he will know.

Kevin Musgrove said...

I shall claim not to, just for spite. (-:

Sisyrinchium, the blue-eyed grass. Rather nice.

My place is an embarrassment of herb Robert, willow herb and horsetails.

Pat said...

Kevin: nay Kevin lad - tha's not got enuff spite to put a match out.
Thanks for that. I think it's quite delicate.
I like the mix of wild with cultivated. I could never get rid of my wild flowers - even if I wanted to.

R. Sherman said...

Missed this yesterday. Always informative, and beautiful besides.


OldOldLady Of The Hills said...

Oh How BEAUTIFUL Everything looks, dear Pat..You have the "green" thumb, alright....BRAVA, my dear, BRAVA.....!

Pat said...

Naomi: everything seems to be coming into its own in the garden this year. And we are having lots of sunshine. Hooray!