Sunday, August 24, 2008

Botany 101

I love to learn new things, especially about plants and flowers. The internet is a wonderful resource to try and figure out the names of things.

Today I took a stroll around my yard to show off my new knowledge! ;-)


Phlox
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Foxglove
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Mums (these I knew)
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Purple cone flowers or Echinacea
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Black-eyed Susans
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These I still don't know. This is the only little flower on this bush. It looks like it's at the end of the season.
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This is a flower of a different kind.
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Isn't he gorgeous? LOL!