Echinacea might not be the flashiest of flowers, but they are dependable and invariably happy and proud. How can you not love them?
I think this is butterfly weed, but I'm not positive. Does anyone know for sure?
This large swath of gooseneck loosestrife was a nice statement and I thought it walked a nice line between structural and a little wild.
Um, yeah, that's a basketball court. In the back yard.
House No. 2 started with this totally charming arbor that the homeowner built himself.
With a waterfall, koi and cute frogs!
This frog was pretty cute too.
And this, this folks, is maybe the most amazing hydrangea bloom in all of Wisconsin. I know there are far more beautiful hydrangeas in Washington state and New Zealand a whole bunch of other places, but it takes some doing to get a blue bloom in these parts. If you've been reading the blog for a while you know I'm a lover of hydrangeas and if I could I'd have these all over my yard.