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On This Side

Unfortunately, with the dry weather, powdery mildew has begun to appear on some of my Bee Balm.

It looks like it will have to be cut back, right before the garden tour this weekend. 19 more words

Bee Balm

Maybe because this is a newer plant for me, and these are the only flowers, but I have not seen any bees around it.  I do like the feathery petals of these flowers a lot, and the bright red sure stands out in my flower garden.  138 more words

summer blooms

I love gardening!  And I love photographing flowers too.  Here are some of my latest photos from my own garden and a few from other gardens. 157 more words


More Monarda Mysteries

In a previous post about monarda fistulosa, also called bee balm, we reported our amazement to observe that on a few of our plants a second, smaller flower head had sprouted from the first. 238 more words

VIP Home: Landscaping a Small Green Space

Hello, fabulouses, and welcome back to VIP Home!

This week on VIP Home, I am going to chat about what fabulous flowers I used to landscape my green space. 223 more words

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Summer's Bright Accents

So many berries and cherries at Coppertop!

We’ve been needing to harvest daily. Although I thought we could hold off on harvesting the sour cherries, I’m glad we didn’t. 305 more words

I know this perennial member of the mint family as native Wild Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa). It is also called Bee Balm and Monarda… 40 more words