Friday Flowers: Spring Ground Coversby
Periwinkle (Vinca minor)
This is another purple flower that is blooming in my garden right now. Periwinkle, also known as Myrtle is an evergreen ground cover with five petalled purple flowers...
Golden, Rosy, Peach & Periwinkle West Gardenby
of periwinkle-blue muscari made a nice contrast, though they aren't included in this picture.
This photo... blends into the mix. More coreopsis (tickseed) is also shown here with the periwinkle blooms of 'Blue...
GBBD: May Flowers in Spokane Valleyby
had many flowers in recent months. I do have a few blooms right now, though I'm cheating a bit...- and they have a pleasant fragrance, unlike the stinky flowering pears in nearby yards.
My friend Robyne gave me bunches...
are looking good along with periwinkle 'Rozanne' geranium flowers.
Here's an open flower from Millie... the flowers for today's post.
The first three photos are all of delphinium 'Princess Caroline...
Vinca and Surfiniaby
I love periwinkles and nearly always have someof them on the balcony in July and August. Their name comes from the Russian apparently – pervinka, meaning first flower. That presumably refers...
Friday Flowers: Flowers in Winterby
Ruth K.Flowers in Winter
How strange to greet, this frosty morn,
In graceful counterfeit of flower,
These children of the meadows, born
Of sunshine and of showers!
Friday Flowers: "Flower Children"by
Bundled up for the cold
I grew up in the days of the Flower Children of the 1960's when flowers became a generational symbol of peace and love. We speak of the "flower of youth" which develops...