As summer solstice comes upon us, I took in my garden over the past couple of months. Above is an Allium whose variety couldn't carry a better name: 'Fireworks'.
Below is a slide show of a few flowers from my garden. I begin with early spring Hellebores to the Redbud tree with its drops of rain. Coming into early June is a Peony and a pair of Alliums. Wish I could share the scent of peonies.
And while this may border on the anthropomorphic who is not drawn to these two pale pink "romantic" buds?
Here's a story I recently wrote for the Berkshire Food and Travel on a lady by the name of Anna Mack who runs a "flower farm" in Sheffield, MA: