This is the canna I purchased as 'Picasso', but it does not appear to be 'Picasso'. Who knows what is really is, but I love it!
Right now it has three blooms and they are all different.
One is all orange/red
I love this canna! Every bloom that opens is different.
After a big wind storm, I had to cut down most of the big purple liatris from this whiskey barrel. The few that are left seem to be in more shade and did not turn purple until a week later than the first group.
I have a couple of new dahlias blooming. The colors happen to blend nicely with my birdhouse.
I am really enjoying this combination of the blue speedwell 'Sunny border Blue' and the pink 'First Love'.
Yesterday afternoon we had a Labor Day potluck party to attend. Early in the morning, I made a coconut cake and these Rocky Road bars
Instead of regular marshmallows, I used these new choc/mint ones from Kraft. These bars were a Pillsbury Baked Off winner in 1972. Personally I found them way too sweet.
Pilgrim Paper-Pieced Block almost Done - I spent most of today finishing this pilgrim block that I started last week. I purchased the pattern and made the female version last spring. Then I did no...
4 weeks ago