For me each first bloom is exciting! This year it seems like I have waited longer than ever before for some of my flowers to bloom, but better late than never!
A Shasta Daisy, which is hardy to –20, in case you were wondering:
And a Cosmo, which survived an indiscriminate weeder:
I am still waiting for my gladiolas, Rose of Sharon, and mums…
To view gardens from around the country visit Bloomin’ Tuesday and Tuesday Garden Party.