|Clematis 'Comtesse de Bouchaud' and 'Madame Julia Correvon' on the recently stained arch|
The garden is in full summer mode, with the daylilies taking center stage.
|Hemerocallis 'Druid's Chant' taken on my iPhone on July 15|
They are all in bud or bloom now, except for 'Chosen Love', which bloomed while we were gone. While I missed the blooms on the Papaver somniferum, there is yet a bud waiting in the wings.
Also in bloom on July 15:
Aquilegia vulgaris 'Heart of Gold Strain', 'Woodside Blue' (this is quite unusual)
Astilbe 'Veronica Klose'
Astrantia 'Abbey Road'
Calycanthus floridus 'Athens'
Campanula persicifolia 'Blue-Eyed Blonde', 'Grandiflora Alba', 'Telham Beauty'
Campanula 'Samantha', 'Sarastro'
Clematis 'Betty Corning', 'Evipo 031' (Bonanza™), 'Evisix' (Petit Faucon™), 'Fairy Blue' (Crystal Fountain™), 'Natascha', 'Rhapsody', 'Silver Moon', 'Venosa Violacea',
Coreopsis Big Bang Series 'Star Cluster'
Dianthus 'Cranberry Ice'
Geranium 'Blogold' (Blue Sunrise™), 'Bob's Blunder', 'Jolly Bee', 'Gerwat' (Rozanne™)
Hemerocallis 'Little Grapette', 'Pink Lavender Appeal', 'Woodside Amethyst', mystery yellow
Heuchera 'Berry Smoothie', 'Citronelle', 'Frosted Violet', 'Havana', 'Raspberry Ice'
Hosta 'Blue Mouse Ears', 'Candy Hearts', 'Rainforest Sunrise'
Hydrangea 'Bailmer' (Endless Summer™), 'Blue Billow', 'Little Honey', 'Penny Mac', 'Snow Queen', 'PIIHM-1' (Twist-n-Shout™)
Knautia 'Thunder and Lightning'
Lavandula 'Hidcote' (I went there!!)
Lilium 'Purple Prince' and a very tall yellow trumpet I got from Frances of Fairegarden
Phlox paniculata 'Nicky'
I'm enjoying looking at the garden through the window from inside my air conditioned house. Happy Summer!
Bloom Day is hosted every month by Carol of May Dreams Gardens.