Hummingbirds stopping for a drink,
on their way south. There are dozens at my feeders.
Lots of four winged moths around my flower beds.
My new raised garden beds are getting filled
with good stuff....
compost of several kinds,
peat moss, vermiculite
and a bit of top soil.
October is the time to plant the fall garden here in zone 9.
Today it was 56 this morning, 68 this afternoon.
My four o'clocks are blooming.
These came from my cousin Paula.
They are very fragrant.
It is thought that the four o'clock flowers
or Mirabilis, which means 'wonderful'
was first brought over from the
First thing planted in my new beds
was this rose scented geranium.
I plan on using the leaves.
They smell so good!
What's in your yard this week?
Savor the Day!