Six on Saturday – 5th June

It seems this year I am just growing weeds! Work is busy and time in the garden is short – but thankfully the flowers are still doing their best, despite my neglect.

First this week – Iris – with raindrops

2. Another blue this time Aquilegia

3. For three, also comes in blue but I have white Jacob’s ladder.

4. One of two self-seeded foxgloves. These ones are much happier than the ones I planted into the flower bed.

5. The meadow is coming on – buttercups are dominating but the ox-eye daisies are not far behind.

6. And finally this week – some male early bumblebees about – note their really yellow body and face.

Thank you to The Propagator for hosting Six on Saturday.

21 thoughts on “Six on Saturday – 5th June

    1. Murtagh's Meadow Post author

      I suppose the seeds that succeed are germinating where conditions are at their best for that plant

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    1. Murtagh's Meadow Post author

      It is a lovely flower – blue is the native kind but comes in all kinds of garden colours too. Bees love them too – so added bonus

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