2008 Late Spring Flowers at Rose Cottage

verbascum

Verbascum in the perennial bed.

A swallowtail butterfly on the late-blooming Asian lilac.

A swallowtail butterfly on the late-blooming Asian lilac.

A white clematis

White clematis blossom.

False Indigo

False Indigo

Double clematis resting on a fence post

A double clematis blossom resting on the fence post.

Blue columbine.

Tall blue columbine.

First of the herbaceous peonies

First of the herbaceous peonies.

A woven bird's nest in our magnolia tree

A woven bird’s nest in one of our magnolia trees.