I am a day dreamer and romantic. I like to write stories and poetry, read a good book, and tend my garden. I live deep in the heart of the countryside and love being surrounded by all that nature has to offer. My camera and journal are never far from my side as I try to record each and every moment of what is important to me.
I was mooching round the garden yesterday, camera in hand, looking for something to blog about today, when I spotted this Campanula which has decided to come into flower again. They start flowering in the early summer and that is it, why should this year be different - who knows? But this caused me to look more closely to see what else had decided to give a second flush.
New growth on the Delphiniums for a start. What is going on? Normally, once they have finished flowering I cut them down, and they disappear till the following year. Not this year, they are pushing out new foliage, which looks bright and fresh against the surrounding plants. I doubt much else will happen with it as it is far too late in the year - but what a nice surprise.
The Pyracantha too have decided to put on a beautiful display for late summer.
They certainly bring a little sunshine to the dull days.