Since we are at a bit of a lull, blossom-wise, I thought this was the opportunity to showcase the amazing variety of leaves and textures that are right at their peak. The Japanese beetles have not hit yet, and the moisture and heat levels are optimum for succulent growth.
|Weeping Crimson Birch|
|Blue Yew, moved from its original home last spring.|
|Golden Smoke Bush|
|Wine and Roses Wegelia|
|Purple Leafed Smoke Bush|
|Original Barberry - in need of a trim|
|Immature Dappled Willow|
Musings and meanderings from the Musical Gardener.