At this time of the year the garden is looking good as we have had plenty of rain.
Here is a sample of what is in bloom at the moment.
This is called the pincushion bush.
An old fashioned rose. “Charlotte”
Chinese lantern bush
Don’t know what this is.
Seaside daisy. Erigeron karvinskianus
Some type of poppy – opium I think.
Jayne Austin rose. David Austin cultivar.
Another old fashioned rose, a David Austin cultivar.
Solomon’s Seal. Polygonatum x hybridum This is actually photographed in the house as I had cut it for a vase.
My elder daughter gave me a book called Best flowers to grow and cut
It is a wonderful book that gives you samples of flowers to grow based on various themes. eg.
That should read elaborated shapes, I cut my screen shot, sorry.
It is a wonderful book that gives you ideas for what you want to plant in your garden if you are keen on flower arrangements.