Sweetness in the air


These pinks are intensely spicy sweet, like cloves.

Lilac bush \There’s waves of sweetness coming off this lump of lilac.

Peony just opening

And the first peony blossom is just opening. (It doesn’t smell like anything.)

In the category of weeds I shouldn’t be tolerating…

Star of BethlehemClusters of Star-of-Bethelehem are sneaking around under the daylilies. Right now, there’s waves of them in some yards in the neighborhood. They’re really good at disappearing just as I realize what they are. They’ll be back next year.