It was cooler…

and more comfortable on Friday morning than it had been all week so I decided to carefully hand-weed through the flowers growing in front of one the sunflowers Holiday before they started flowering.  I thought that I’d sowed a packet of dwarf snapdragons there but they’re the dwarf candytuft Fairy Mixed Colours.  If I did sow the snapdragons elsewhere then they didn’t germinate, or it’s possible that the packet of seeds is still at home somewhere, although I haven’t looked.

Earlier in the year I sowed a few pot marigolds Flighty’s favourites in a very small area next to the shed.  They’ve done surprisingly well and  made this area rather colourful.

Over by the dog-rose, between the taller self-seeded cosmos and the path, are these good looking pot marigolds Snow Princess.

 

Take care, and have a good week!

Author: Flighty

...allotmenteer, armchair gardener, blogger and sofa flying book buff.

14 thoughts on “It was cooler…”

  1. All looking lovely, and great to have some self-seeded cosmos. I have one or two, very small at the moment though. A relief to have some cooler weather now. Have a good week, CJ xx

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  2. It’s such a relief to finally have some cooler weather. The marigolds are looking fabulous. A mystery about the snapdragons, they’ll probably turn up when you least expect it.

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  3. I love the pot marigolds, especially those tucked away by the shed. We’re having another hot, humid spell and some serous watering needs to be done today.

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  4. Sounds like your plot is taking shape Mr F. I like the way in which your pot marigolds have perked you up by settling well in their allotted places. xxx

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