Hey, wait...I think I did get them to link back....when I put my cursor over the image, it has Jean's address! Wooo hoooo! Now how did I do that???? Click one and see if it works for you.
I don't have a lot of nice images today because after a week of very cold nights nothing is looking very good in my garden.
The poor Elephant's Ears have seen better days.
This one is really bad.
This whiskey barrel is looking pretty decent. I have been waiting patiently for the orange phlox to bloom....finally it has burst forth....see it way in the back of the barrel..........no?
The reason you don't think you see it is because it's not orange at all! It's hot pink!!! To top it off, it has a bad case of mildew. I expected it to be a new mildew-resistant variety.
Nothing I bought this year turned out to be what I expected.
Even the Sedum Autumn Joy is not up to par. It's OK, but the heads are tiny this year.
It could be because it's a new planting. This is the area I dug out and replanted in 2008. Here it is before planting:
I am planning to cut down a lot of things this weekend. It's that time of year...if I work very hard in the fall, I won't have to do much next spring.