Thursday, July 7, 2011

Flowers on the terrace


A brief afternoon rain shower made the colours on the terrace pop. 


The flowers of the second flush of Abraham Darby are a lot smaller than the first, but prolific.


Oreganum rotundifolium "Kent Beauty", better known as ornamental oregano, is a lovely thing. Its leaves smell quite strongly of oregano yet all sources say it is tasteless in cooking. I wonder. Not that I need any - I have two ordinary oregano plants ready to be sacrificed to the first leg of lamb that looks their way. Now if only I grew a Fage yogurt bush...
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