Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day - August 2008

The fifteenth of every month is Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day hosted and originated by Carol at May Dreams Gardens. Please take a look at the plants blooming in our garden then go see what's blooming in other gardens across the world!

The trees and shrubs:

Crape myrtle (Lagerstroemia indica)

Propagating crape myrtles

Butterfly Bush (Buddleia davidii)

The Perennials:

Russian sage (Perovskia atriplicifolia)

More on Russian sage.
Propagating Russian sage.


'Purple Homestead' Verbena (Verbena canadensis)

More on 'Homestead Purple' Verbena.

'Oranges and Lemons' Gaillardia (Gaillardia x grandiflora)

Saving a discount gaillardia.

'Walker's Low' Catmint (Nepeta faassenii)

Propagating catmint.

'Caradonna' Salvia (Salvia nemorosa)

'Stella d' Oro' Daylily (Hemerocallis)

Yarrow (Achillea)

Sedum/Stonecrop (Sedum seiboldi)

The Annuals:

Annual Verbena (Verbena x hybrida)

Coleus (Solenostemmon)

Propagating Coleus.

Impatiens (Impatiens walleriana)



Attracting butterflies and hummingbirds with zinnias.

Thanks for visiting the Home Garden!

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