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Saturday, May 15, 2010

What Blooms in May in My Tennessee Garden?

Here is what blooms in my Tennessee garden in May 2010. There's always a lot to see this time of year and I'm sure I've missed some things but here we go!
Red Achillea
Patio Garden - Garden Shed in the background



Achillea, Phlox pilosa, and Catmint Combination
Deck Garden - The irises here are done but the foliage still remains.


Nepeta faassenii (Catmint) 'Walker's Low'
Around the Witch hazel with oregano sprawling around.


Nepeta faassenii (Catmint) 'Walker's Low'
Self-sowing garden - not a big self-seeder but I like it so I put it there!



Purple Iris


Dianthus
from the Arbor Garden/Self-Sowing Garden


Gaillardia 
(grown from seed of an 'Oranges and Lemons' Gaillardia, definitely not true to type!)


White Iris next to a Japanese Maple
Arbor Garden/Corner Shade Garden


Asclepias tuberosa (Orange Butterfly Weed)
Rain Garden

Buds are all over

and Flowers are underneath!


Red Poppies
Self-sowing Garden


Salvia nemorosa 'Caradonna' and 'Snow Hill'
Front garden - I want to completely renovate this garden. I'll explain in a later post.


Thanks to Carol for hosting Bloom Day!

If you missed anything from The Home Garden this week check out the list of posts below:

Sunday May 9, 2010

Monday May 10, 2010

Tuesday May 11, 2010
Wednesday May 12, 2010
Thursday May 13, 2010

Friday May 14, 2010



6 comments :

  1. Hi Dave! You have so many delicious combinations in your garden.

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  2. I like your plants. Thanks!

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  3. It all looks swell, Dave. Looking forward to hearing about the renovation of the front bed.

    Happy Bloom Day

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  4. Nice combos - and a self- sowing garden is such a great idea!

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  5. i like your posts and plants, they're beautiful.

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