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Foto uit de tuin van

Foto uit de tuin van

Sunflowers look great in all types of settings. They look just as great in a contemporary home as they do alongside farmhouses and barns. After they have offered up their beauty, the seeds are ready to be roasted and salted for a wonderful snack, or use them in a bird feeder. Just remember to save some of the seeds to plant for next year.

Flowers for Better Life: Sunflowers Picture : The Spirits of Summer, flower wallpaper gallery - Flowers for Better Life

Saratoga woods and waterways: Hollyhock Memories

Harvesting Harvest the seed pods when they turn brown and are completely dry. Pick the pods and separate the seeds from the thin, dry husk. Or, leave the pods on the plants and they will dry and open, dropping seeds for propagation.

Poppies to add to the garden (I've already got  salmon and orange shades) these are just STUNNING Black Peony Poppy by blitz236 on Etsy, $1.50

Papaver hybridum 'Black Peony' "Black Peony Poppy" I have to find one of these.I collect "black flowers" Love it!