August 15: GBBD

August 16, 2016

Looking through the rose medallion to Limelight.

Looking through the rose medallion to Limelight.

Love this view of the Entrance Garden. That is rudbeckia in the foreground. The Walker's Low catmint is starting its second bloom after getting cut back a few weeks ago.

Love this view of the Entrance Garden. That is rudbeckia in the foreground. The Walker’s Low catmint is starting its second bloom after getting cut back a few weeks ago.

Many thanks go to MayDreamsGardens for providing such a wonderful opportunity to share what is blooming in our gardens each month.  Here is what is blooming in my gardens today.

H. June

H. June

Kathy Perkins, the very last of the daylilies.

Kathy Perkins, the very last of the daylilies.

Hybiscus in the Secret Garden

Hybiscus in the Secret Garden

Blackberry Lily in the entrance garden

Blackberry Lily in the entrance garden

Anemone just beginning to bloom in the Secret Garden.

Anemone just beginning to bloom in the Secret Garden.

Limelight in the Lower Garden. It is HUGE!! And it was given a hard prune last fall.

Limelight in the Lower Garden. It is HUGE!! And it was given a hard prune last fall.

So glad for annuals. And, the catmint is starting its second bloom after getting a hair cut.

So glad for annuals. And, the catmint is starting its second bloom after getting a hair cut.

This is the first summer I've planted gazania. It's such a happy little annual.

This is the first summer I’ve planted gazania. It’s such a happy little annual.

H. Halcyon. I love this tidy medium sized hosta.

H. Halcyon. I love this tidy medium sized hosta.