Thursday in the Garden with Scylla

Mom was doing things with the camera again. This is the ornamental pepper. The only way she can get it to go in macro is to do color swap.


Finally one of the pepper the right color. You can actually eat the pepper, but it is very HOT. It has delicate purple flowers and then purple peppers.

They Hydrangeas are blooming.



Candy Corn Cuphea.

Firecracker Cuphea


The Angel Trumpet, it had lots of blooms this year.


I just love the Hummingbird Cottage in the Spring. It looks so pretty.

WE has lots to do though. Having flowers sure is hard work.

Chinese Bell Flower

Mommy has to water the plants in pots when it doesn't rain. I has to watch her and make sure she doesn't water ME.


We just LOVE the Trailing Princess, it is drought tolerant and is doing excellent in the hanging basket.

Mommy decided to make a succulent and cactus garden in the large wood container in the back yard. That way she wouldn't have to water them often.  They are very interesting looking.

This is Pleiospilos Nelii Royal Flush Split Rock Succulent.

Mommy took some interesting pictures for us to enjoy.


I likes it when the hydrangea is BLUE, sometimes it is pink. Mommy says it depends on the soil.

I hopes you enjoyed the garden tour, would you like to join me on the front porch for some snacks and cool water. ~Scylla, reporting for ATCAD

12 comments:

  1. Purple peppers!!! Wow, never seen one of those!
    Lovely flowers you have in your garden, our hydrangea is't even thinking of flowering yet!
    Loves and licky kisses
    Princess Leah xxx

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  2. You sure do haves beautiful garden and a large one at that. Yes, it looks like a lot of work, but you do a good job with the help of mom.

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  3. Thanks you Julie and Mariodacat. ~Scylla

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  4. Such an unusual and colorful garden, S. You fit right in!

    Love and licks,
    Cupcake

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  5. thank you for this most wonderful tour!

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  6. Mom always loved driving through Cape Cod where the hydrangeas are almost always blue - big and beautiful too. Your Angel Trumpet is doing so well. We have one big Devil Trumpet ready to open but a few of the others dried up and fell off:( We have had way too much rain for all of our plants so far:(

    Woos - Ciara and Lightning

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  7. What a lovely yard! You and your mommy must be very proud of your efforts :)

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  8. We're already on the front porch waiting for you!

    Your Pals,

    Murphy& Stanley

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  9. we love da garden and our siesta calico enjoying da garden!

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  10. scylla....manee thanx for de toor, we enjoyed R selves....we liked de ornamental pepper N de cactuzz !!!....ouch.....guess itz best knot ta get two cloze huh !! ♥♥♥ thanx for de snax az well ~~~ ♥♥♥

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  11. Very nice tour. Don't forget to let your Mom hug you today.

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  12. Thanks for another wonderfur tour in your garden!

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