elf

if ever i stop catching fleeting glances of elves in the garden there will be this one. it is  28 inches 71 cm tall and has a 3 inch 8 cm bloom. Nutmeg Elf is the spritely spirit its name implies…

mirrors

many vehicles have the warning in the rear view mirror objects may be closer than they appear. while there are seldom mirrors in the garden it might not be a bad idea to still have warning signs. something like short and small flowers can be just intense as their larger neighbors. the agricultural equivalent of don’t under estimate the hobbit. this is Little Rainbow .  standing 24 inches 61 cm tall and carrying a 2 inches 5 cm bloom it does a very good job of letting one know it is present…

before boo

two words. rhyming words. alliterating words. and that is a flower name. Bibbity Bobbity Boo. it is a chant of the garden fairies. at least in one cartoon. and perhaps for real in the garden. the flowers are small ones. small like the fairies…

bright

very. bright. yellow. so bright yellow that one might speculate that in pure sunlight it just might entirely disappear. it might…

stiches

some yellow. some purple. some lines. Witch Stitchery. now take the broom and sweep the lines as you fly away…

mrprpl

selective gravity. the vowels fell out. it was more purple. until they fell. who knew. they fell on cue. and ran away escaping the zoo…

lines

lines and colors. can we follow the lines ? can we sense the colors ? can we sort them out ? can we make sense of the whole ? can we see two flowers ? one next to the other. one running away. one just waiting to join it the very next day…

red

this one 12-0619-004 is one of the seedlings that went into the dark purple pattern. and 14-123 is the other seedling. they produced seedling 18-028. you can probably see the strong resemblance in none of them. still mysteries are better that way…

name please

orange is not its name. other shades of orange is still not its name. and an orange outline to the eye zone is not it name either. its name is 41 and Counting. of course just blooming is a nice touch…