Photo: Great grandparents at their farm in Blandinsville, IL, with five of their six children .. my grandpa was yet a twinkle in grandma's eye. Stable boy and governess also pictured. Hodges farm, circa 1903-4

Sunday, June 05, 2016

Busy In The Garden

Summer arrived a few weeks early .. everything has bloomed and the garden is on its way.  Did I mention we're going to be grandparents once again?  Mid July .. oldest daughter .. so excited!!

Tomatillos

Onions, herbs and lettuces

Sugar snap peas

Nasturtium, forget-me-not, baby's breath

Strawberries .. covered with bird netting


Grapes

Tomatoes

Clematis, cat mint, spirea, delphinium, fox glove 

New wood shed

Cannon, whiskey barrel filled with flowers, day lilies 

Fragrant peonies



3 comments:

Sue said...

Looks like you've had a marvelous spring. Everything looks very nice and healthy.

Sandy said...

Mrs. Mac,

Love your garden beds!!! So full, and beautiful.

Anonymous said...

Wow, all looks fab!!
God bless you
Helen UK