William Morris, Old English Roses.

Ordered/planted this "Old English Rose" appx 15 yrs ago.next to the garage/water faucet. Smells wonderful but only holds bloom for a few days. It must love the outdoor faucet water. 'William Morris' David Austin Old English Rose blooms every year:)

Hollyhock 'PeachesNDreams'

Hollyhock 'Peaches & Dreams', my mom and grandma always had these in their garden and yard!

Repin Via: Lark & Linen

Theres something so special about the desert rose, blooming from a prickly cactus.

Gomphrena - loves heat and tolerates drought. Attracts butterflies.

Gomphrena (Globe amaranth) loves heat and tolerates drought. Globe amaranth keep their color when dried.

the beautiful provence

This Cottage Garden entry in Provence, France has all my favorite things. Stone wall, lovely doorway and pink roses!

Tochigi, Japan

Ashikaga Flower Park in Tochigi Japan This plant, a wisteria, is a vine. Notice the grid work up above that the plant was trained on. This vine will pull down a brick wall so don't plant it against your house.

Magnolia tree.

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