2 Aug


I was at the old house in town and I saw these flowers. Around here they are known as surprise lilies or Johnny-Jump-ups. The flowers come up first then the foliage appears and will stay green until frost.


I also saw this coreopsis blooming here at the homestead.



I also have a clump of perennial morningglories blooming. They are nice and bright early in the morning, that is why they are called morningglories!


2 Responses to “Flowers”

  1. ourlittleacres August 2, 2013 at 9:43 pm #

    Beautiful. The pink ones we call Naked Ladies.

    • doublebhomestead August 2, 2013 at 10:07 pm #

      That would be appropriate since they come up with no foliage.

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