Sunday Selfie with Yang

 I know everyone thinks I am a doofus but I am actually a very good gardener. I helped Mommy in the Butterfly Garden. The Tickweed looked nice in the Charybdis bed. I listened carefully when Mommy told me about Charybdis.

 The Butterfly weed is planted in the Charybdis bed too. It is a native plant. We had hoped it would thrive here and multiply but it seems to struggle to survive. But so far it has come back in one bed or another. Not necessarily the same one. We wonder if maybe the caterpillars eat it before it gets established good. We need to get some more.

 Yellow is such a cheerful color isn't it.

 This Lantana is a mixture of pink and yellow, some of the blooms are solid pink and some are about half and half of pink and yellow.

 And some just have a hint of yellow in them.

 Yes, yes now you can gaze upon my handsomeness, please don't swoon ladies. The Mom might accidentally squirt you with the hose. Sometimes we have to water the plants in containers.

 And you have to keep an eye on the Mom or she will water you.

 Now I am going to take a quick selfie at the Hummingbird Cottage for your viewing pleasure.

And I am going to go take a break in the Jungle Gym while the Mom trims up some bushes. I can keep an eye on her from my perch. ~Yang, reporting for ATCAD




17 comments:

  1. You do an awesome job in the garden, Yang!

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  2. You are a great gardener Yang,keep up the good work,xx Speedy

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  3. Yup I do that sort of grounds maintenance too... well more management really. What a wonderful array of plants and flowers you have, I bet the birds bees and butterflies really enjoy coming to say hello, and makes a lovely backdrop to your manly selfies....
    Toodle pip and purrs
    ERin

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  4. You and your garden are looking great today Yang. There isn't much in bloom around here any more but we love seeing all your flowers.

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  5. Gardner Yang, thanks for sharing your lovely grounds with us.

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  6. Your garden is gorgeous, and your selfie too ! Purrs

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  7. Great shots of the yard, Y. Yellow is Mom's favorite color. YES! It is very cheerful!

    Love and licks,
    Cupcake

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  8. What beautiful garden selfies Yang! Mama just loves your Lantana!
    xoxo,
    Jakey, Arty & Rosy

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  9. Your gardens are awesome! We have a ginormous lantana bush in our front yard and I love it.

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  10. We certainly don't think you're a doofus, Yang. We love your garden.

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  11. Yang, you represent your garden well. And you speak truth about the HOSE!

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  12. Yang, would she really squirt us with the hose if we ooh'd and aah'd over your handsomeness?

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  13. Yang, you guys have such a lovely garden...sure beats the heck out of my deck. and Yang....great selfie!
    Purrs
    Marv

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  14. What a lovely post and your garden is such a joy to see.

    Yang you ARE very handsome.

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  15. Yang, thanks for that great report on the flowers in your garden! You have good observation skills:)

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