Come on bugs -- I grew them from seed and they were doing so well............ I could just cry.
Do you think it's the Japanese beetle?
Look at this butterfly bush.
Holes all over the place.
I saw a shiny greenish bug, but when I went to get closer to get a pic, I couldn't find the little varmit.
Here's a view from the underside.
We've had very little rain, but the phlox is already full of mildew.
Astute readers will notice that the deer have eaten all the tops off, too.
Anybody else out there getting discouraged?
Let the Basting Begin! - I am using my dining room table to baste this big one -- it's about 105 x 105 inches (king size). It's been a while since I've finished one this big.
2 years ago