Tag Archives: wild flowers

Sunshine in the Garden

Every year the birds plant me a sunflower. This year’s is the best so far! One plant, lots of flowers.

Wild Penstemon & Spiderwort

Today on our usual drive through Starved Rock
(to see the flooding~ again), 
we see these white and purple flowers along the roadside…
Upon closer inspection, I’m surprised to see this familiar Spiderwort!
And this is Penstemon~ botanical name for the wild species unknown to me as of yet….