Yard and Pond – Late August

Catching up – haven’t posted for a while.  Some pics from Jerie’s gardens and my pond.  In late August.  Been a balmy summer here.  A bit spoiled now.  We are.

The very black eye, of a Black Eyed Susan

The very black eye, of a Black Eyed Susan

Close up to Hens and Chicks

Close up to Hens and Chicks

Hens and Chicks ... AKA Audrey when in bloom.

Hens and Chicks … AKA Audrey when in bloom.

One dark red water lily blossom, reflections abound

One dark red water lily blossom, reflections abound

The dock reflected in the pond - icy clear

The dock reflected in the pond – icy clear

Phrags reflecting on the surface, dock in foreground

Phrags reflecting on the surface, dock in foreground

Jerie knows what these are .. I sure don't. But they are pic-worthy.

Jerie knows what these are .. I sure don’t. But they are pic-worthy.

The whole shebang

The whole shebang

Call these serenity shots

Call these serenity shots

An utterly gorgeous lily, from Jerie's side door garden.

An utterly gorgeous lily, from Jerie’s side door garden.

Blue Gills

Blue Gills

This ...

This …

By the Side Door

Some of the pretty things Jerie has growing around our side door ..

Less than a week ago, these tomatoes and peppers had been growing in our basement.

Less than a week ago, these tomatoes and peppers had been growing in our basement.

Waiting to be planted

Waiting to be planted

Planted

Planted

Lilies – Morning and Noon Flowers

Noon - Looking into a Gladstone blossom

Noon – Looking into a Gladstone blossom

Such beauty.  Click to zoom in.

Morning - Frog and flower

Morning – Frog and flower

Noon - Gladstone blossom

Noon – Gladstone blossom