That’s what these two eensy-beensy bugs were doing this afternoon in one of the Ivory Peach Bellflower blooms in the front garden:
They looked like miniature ladybugs – maybe just a very tiny species? We have had several thunderstorms today, and this was between the first and second. These Bellflower plants are really looking great! I had no idea they’d turn out to be quite so tall, but I really dig the look:
I’ve also got yet another pair of plants that I know I planted, but can’t remember what they are:
And a close-up:
It looks vaguely herb-esque, but I’m not sure.
Back in the veg garden, the Golden Sweet Snow Peas are blossoming:
I know I’ve had the lilac/purple blossoms before, but I don’t remember them being such a bright pink. I guess I got a slightly different variety this time? Regardless, they’re stunning.
I’ve also got Calabrese Green Sprouting Broccoli:
And some Iceberg Lettuce:
And Bloomsdale Long-standing Spinach:
And here you can see Willow hanging out by the Rocky Top Lettuce Mix:
Susan and her hub were visiting on their way out of MI last night so we made dinner (!). Mostly K grilled stuff but we also made a delicious salad from some of this lettuce, some fresh mozzarella from the Canton Farmers Market, and a delicious homemade Balsamic Vinaigrette S’s hub whipped up.
(These photos are obviously pre-dressing and accoutrements, but they’re pretty.)
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