Mid-summer blooms

You know what I heard on the radio this afternoon?  You’ll never guess, so I will tell you.  Summer is over??? So, let me see.  We had one of the longest winters ever, one of the worst springs ever (basically non-existent), a few weeks of summer and now it’s over??  The weatherman was saying that because we’ve cooled into the 70s that is the reason that summer is over.  Okay then.

But I still have blooms!!  And I want to share them.  The pink cone flowers are about at their peak.

One bright yellow day lily:

One purple balloon flower:

And I just about missed the peak of my Queen of the Prairies!  GASP!!  But I managed to get a few good shots.  I hope you enjoy them.  They are one of my faves.


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5 responses to “Mid-summer blooms

  1. Summer will be back soon…thanks for sharing the pics of your beautiful blooms!!

    • oh I don’t know about that! that guy was pretty serious ;) actually, the weather we’re having right now is perfect!! lows in the 60s, highs in the 70s, ah…..thanks for stopping by! I’m glad you enjoyed the pics.

  2. Yea, it was probably a winter clothing salesman who said that… summer’s in full bloom here!! And your pictures show it’s still there where you are. Beautiful!!

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