In small garden news, there are shoots:
This Nepeta, above, was such an impulse buy that I do not remember the species - fond of semi shade, flowers like blue salvia....Ah. N. subsessilis.
Agastache "Black Adder"
Here it is, last year:
And the irrepressible "Etoile Violette":
(By the way, if you do want to order from The Lily Garden, you can order via email, rather than download and print their form. Just be sure to have your lilies' names and codes in the email. Then call them with your credit card number.)
One lily that I shall not order more of, is Silk Road - she's going strong and is is so imposing that the terrace can only handle so many specimens:
In the meantime, I have other people's gardens to help plan.