Enjoy Your Flowers

We really need to take more time to sit back and enjoy the rewards of all our hard work. July is a very demanding month for our daylily farm and there just never seems to be enough time. This week I decided to just throw down the shovel and prepare a few bouquets of flowers to bring inside and I’m glad I did.

It really took a lot less time than I imagined it would. I know I could have been a lot more creative and next time I will be. I’ve decided that every week I should refresh the vases with new flower combinations and have continuous blooms inside until the snow flies again.

This is a rather neat little vase I borrowed from my sister. A few bright yellow rudbeckias, a single pink dayliy and a few sprigs of fever-few is all it took.

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Sensible Gardening and Living

We grow a lot of lavender for our bees and so I just gathered up a few handfuls and placed them inside a tree bark basket. Simple, effective and scented. They will just air dry in the basket and look good for months.

 

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Lavender in Birch Basket / Sensible Gardening and Living

Petunia cannot resist a chance to show off her new twins.

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Petunia and Baby in the Lavender at Sensible Gardening and Living

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