Wednesday, April 29, 2009

A happening time in the garden

Remember the peony? It started dropping petals, messily, and now it doesn't look nearly as beautiful.

But somehow, close up, it still has a certain charm.

Meanwhile, the roses, which a week ago looked like this –

Now look like this:

And outside in the stormwater drain, a poppy is blooming. I was not the only one interested in the poppy.


kenju said...

I smelled peonies today - heavenly - and I posted a photo of my roses, too. I love poppies, but I don't have any.