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Tag Archives: Hibiscus moscheutos
In a Vase on Monday: Hibiscus
The two ‘Midnight Marvel’ hibiscus plants have come in nicely after our cold winter and are blooming well this summer. It seems only appropriate to display them in this week’s vase. The blooms stay open for just a day, so this arrangement … Continue reading
Posted in In a Vase on Monday Tagged calla lilies, Hibiscus Midnight Marvel, Hibiscus moscheutos 8 Comments
A Morning of First Blooms
I walked through the garden this morning with my usual cup of coffee and the camera slung over my shoulder. After a week or so of relative quiet in the garden, I was delighted to see several new things in bloom to add … Continue reading
Posted in Gardening Tagged dahlia, Dahlia Zirconia, Daquiri, daylily, Early Red, gladiola, Hibiscus Midnight Marvel, Hibiscus moscheutos, Queen Dorothy 9 Comments
Weekly Photo Challenge: Vivid
The theme of this week’s WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is VIVID. Hibiscus ‘Midnight Marvel’ (Hibiscus moscheutos) gets it name from its dark foliage and equally for its “vivid” flower. Nothing in my garden catches the eye more than this hibiscus when it is … Continue reading
It Started Blooming Today
Rose Mallow ‘Midnight Marvel’ (Hibiscus moscheutos) presented me this morning with its first flower of the season. I highlighted its pale purple foliage in a 6 June 2014 Wordless Wednesday posting, and I have been looking forward to seeing it in bloom. … Continue reading
Posted in Gardening Tagged Hibiscus, Hibiscus moscheutos, Midnight Marvel, rose mallow 3 Comments