Our white Natchez crepe myrtles are in bloom. My husband fell in love with this variety when we visited the Victory Garden South in Georgia years ago. I had to buy two for him when I found them on sale at a local nursery. They're planted on the west side of the driveway as an understory for the maple. Their big white blooms are attracting bees. Love it!
Saturday, July 25, 2015
Friday, July 24, 2015
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Mom's mimosa tree has been in full bloom for weeks now. The pale pink blooms are gorgeous (I love pale pastels). The crepe myrtles are peeking through the branches.
You can smell the sweet blooms from anywhere in the yard. I'm still hoping to take some time and sit under it to see if the humming birds are visiting.
Saturday, July 18, 2015
Thursday, July 9, 2015
We love berries here at the cottage and there's nothing like picking them fresh
from your own canes. This is a dependable thornless blackberry variety that