Saturday, July 26, 2014

Late July on the patio, with summer visitors

This afternoon's pix of the resident flowers, sunflower type on left, blanketflowers on right, couple of gift marigolds under there, with a visiting caladium in the background. This is what you see when you open the back gate.  And honesty compels me to admit it's the best bit.

 and a whole bunch of campers, here for the summer from next door.  For some of them it's intensive care, for others just r and r. In among them are my own houseplants. Out of the pic on the left is my ficus, growing away, and I think it will touch the ceiling when it comes back into the house.

 I like having the house emptied a bit for the summer.  I bet my housecleaners do, too.


Magpie's Mumblings said...

You definitely have the magic touch when it comes to plants! How I would love one of those ferns, but after several attempts at killing them I took pity on the species and don't buy them any more.

Minimiss said...

Looking all very lush and lovely.