A few days of warmth, and all of the plants are showing off. We also have a couple of brown thrashers searching for mates. I didn’t know how much they sound like mockingbirds, but the pair we have pick high spots and sing all day long.
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Wile the Nigella I planted in the sweet pea garden seem to have suffered along with the peas in our early summer heat, a little bit of color in the catalpa garden turned out to be a spot of love-in-a-mist. The flowers are beautiful and their seed pods are gorgeous.
I’ve spent a considerable amount of time trying to identify these pretty little flowers. I noticed them at the edge of the forest. A kind reader of backyardgardener.com was able to share that it is a bladder campion, or Silene Vulgaris.
Bladder Campion closeup
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