• Garden Walk ~ June 1st

    Posted on June 1, 2013 by in Amazing flower pairings, Bird sanctuaries, baths, feeders and more, Things that inspire me in the garden


    Little Bird Woman & Knockout Roses https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    Little Bird Woman & Knockout Roses


    Hotter than Hades the last few days, in the 90’s, and the flowers and I are wilting fast! Hopefully, tomorrow’s predicted rain will materialize and cool us all down again. So, a quick stroll to capture the blooms of the day as they may not hang on for long in this heat.

    And what extra surprise did I find ?  To my delight, bumble bees have made a wren house into their new hotel! I had been planning to make a pollinator hotel. Looks like they beat me to it.

    Each day, something new. That’s what I love so much about gardening: the constant change and anticipation.

    Happy Gardening!


    One of my readers identified my little inherited statue as “Joy” by Isabel Bloom and they are on the Internet at http://www.ibloom.com/  But, I think I’ll keep calling her Little Bird Woman since I have been  for quite some time and it fits her.




    Fairy Rose https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    Fairy Rose


    Native Foxglove https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    Native Foxglove

    Baptisia https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/


    Deutzia Shrub Blooming https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    Deutzia Shrub Blooming

    Bumble bee Hotel https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    Bumble bee Hotel


    Shrub Rose https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    Shrub Rose

    Clematis "Rivera" https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    Clematis “Rivera”

    Ninebark "Coppertina"  Shrub bloom https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    Ninebark “Coppertina” Shrub bloom

    tin roofed birdhouse https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    tin roofed birdhouse


    Amsonia Bluestar https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    Amsonia Bluestar

    Peony from a friend ~ the best cultivar! https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    Peony from a friend ~ the best cultivar!

    Rue ~ herb with bluish leaves https://ourfairfieldhomeandgarden.com/garden-walk-june-1st/

    Rue ~ herb with bluish leaves

2 Responses so far.

  1. Thanks for liking my post on my waterfalls on Hometalk! I love your blog and posted it to my Pinterest Fav Blogs and Sites Board!

    I love to take photos also!
    Smiles, Cyndi

    • Barb says:

      Thank you for stopping by and dropping me a line, Cyndi! So happy to hear you like my blog enough to recommend it on Pinterest!
      Looking forward to more updates on your yard and water garden!
      Happy Gardening,


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