The first two Clematis and three of the new Peonies are out in bloom now, as we enjoy these new plants Mrs. F.G. ordered last fall. It's hard to believe that only 9 months ago this entire back yard was just grass! Both the patio and the expanded garden were only really started last August and September. What a change!
Tuesday, June 8, 2021
Clematis and Peonies
The new Clematis out front has been planted under the new obelisk, and it's tall enough to almost reach the top. It's also a deep red colour, not quite fully out yet and a smaller-flowered one. I can't get close to it, so Mrs. F.G. took this one, as well as the two of the red Peony below. This is Clematis 'Princess Diana'. As you can see, this flower is a different shape as well, like many of the smaller-flowered Clematis. Compare this to the second photo above, where the petals are almost flat/