Thursday, June 4, 2015

Mostly Blues, Violets & Greens ...

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"Campanulas"
watercolors with pen & ink on paper
June 2015 ~ Utrecht, Netherlands

Our garden, at the moment, is mostly filled with shades of green and a smattering of blues, blue violets, and violets. I didn't plan this color scheme, but up until now it's been a coolish spring into summer here and my 'showy' red and yellow tulips are long gone. The 'smattering' is provided by the campanulas that are currently in bloom.

The campanulas come back every year; they usually take over unless I thin them out. But it's a reliable plant, so I mostly let it sprawl where it wants to. :)

Tomorrow we're off to France for a month, so I won't see the reds, magentas and yellows that are yet to appear in our garden until I return! I hope they do well without me worrying over them. :D lol


au revoir,
Judy
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