Spring Blooming Flowers 6-13-2016

Happy Monday the 13th!  😉

How long a minute is, depends on which side of the bathroom door you’re on. ~ Zall’s Second Law – Blooming in 201320142015.

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Dianthus barbatus ~ Sweet William   |  Isolepsis cernua ~ Fiber optic grass

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Iris ‘Caesar’s brother’   |   Iris Not sure of flavor

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Coreopsis ~ Not sure of the flavor  |  Tropical Hibiscus

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More Iris   |   Aquilegia canadensis ~ Canadian or Canada columbine, Eastern red columbine, Wild columbine

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Toxicodendron radicans ~ Poison Ivy   |   Anyone? I thought it was Nymphoides cordata, but it’s out of range.

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Packera aurea ~ golden ragwort or simply ragwort    |   Melilotus officinalis ~ yellow sweet clover, yellow melilot, ribbed melilot or common melilot

© Ilex – Midwestern Plant Girl

22 thoughts on “Spring Blooming Flowers 6-13-2016

  1. Is ragwort common. In Australia it is a major pasture weed and farmers are obliged to eradicate it. (PS I have had to go private so please click the WP link so I can give you access.I don’t want to lose contact)

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    • There sure are! And they are easily bought from a catalog and shipped. The only issue I return to is the short bloom time. I would mix some of the different bloom times up in my “patch”. It will give an illusion of a longer blooming period.


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