that there are plenty of colourful flowers to help make up for the disappointments elsewhere on the plot.
I don’t think that nasturtiums (tropaeolum majus) are good looking flowers but the bright orange, red and yellow colours compensate.
Lots of pot marigolds (calendula offinalis) are now appearing in the familiar apricot, cream, gold, orange and yellow colours. Some are the variety Touch of Red which have the said touch of red as an edging to the petals.
A few vivid yellow California poppies (eschscholtzia californica) and red poppies (papaver rhoeas) scattered around have also flowered.
Have a good week!
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