From the Farm - Part 2

gardenbug(Canada zone 5)August 29, 2011

A few more photos taken today, which has been another cool sunny day!

This is "the orchard" (hehe) with its 5 apple trees. The first one in front (center of photo) I started from an apple seed!

And here I am catching up with the zinnia event. I bought the seeds last year but only planted them this spring. Here they are in the vegetable garden.

I love Verbena bonariensis with Overdam grass.

And this is a favorite from way back at one of the first Idyllunions: Anemonopsis Macrophylla. This is its best year, but it is winding down now.

Off to make dinner now!

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lol 'bug, your 1 year off on the Zinnia thing-I didn't even grow any this year , for the first time in ages. I miss them ! I am hoping to get a Colonnade' apple at some point, this is the tall, skinny number (think It. cypress, but much shorter) to put in a pot . Love your photos as always !

Kathy in Napa

    Bookmark   August 29, 2011 at 11:16PM
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deanneart(z5Southern NH)

Wonderful Bug! That Anemonopsis Macrophylla is fabulous!

    Bookmark   August 31, 2011 at 8:29AM
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Earlier I couldn't see these pictures. I'm glad I checked back. How fun to have such a nice size apple tree from seed. I like the picture of the Anemonopsis Macrophyllae with the mossy tree in the background.


    Bookmark   September 18, 2011 at 1:55PM
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deanneart(z5Southern NH)

Looking great Bug, love that Anemonopsis!

    Bookmark   September 19, 2011 at 8:30AM
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