I recently visited my Mom in Maryland and it was just what I needed—a week of peace and quiet. It was so relaxing that I took time to enjoy what was growing in her yard.
Even vegetables have beautiful blossoms. This is an okra plant. By the way, the okra was delicious!
This is a cantaloupe plant.
These flowers will become strawberries.
Can you see the orange butterfly on this butterfly bush? I’ve chosen the butterfly as my good luck symbol, so I was excited to spot this one.
And, finally, a touch of whimsy.