It's the first day of Fall (partial or not), so guess what appeared today on my neighbor's steps:
Can you see them? Pumpkins, on a nearly 80 degree day. I can't stop laughing. Back in the patio garden the one zuke is still hanging on, but I wish I had seen the male flower and the female flower before this afternoon so I could assist with pollination. I'll try to remember to get out there early tomorrow morning:
I haven't shown you the herb barrel in a long time. It's almost exclusively perennial herbs now, but that lemon grass in back won't overwinter successfully in my zone (6b). I have two in small containers though which I will put in the basement. They might make it:
I love it! Lots of silver thyme, stevia, and sage dominating the front of the barrel:
Heading to the office tomorrow and I will miss my garden. Don't know how many more truly lovely days I'll be able to spend enjoying it!