While processing these images, I remembered scabiosa is also called pincushion flower. Yes, a photo sometimes tells me more than the actual plant- look at all those pins!
I haven't let the lavender blooms go to seed yet, but the white have carte blanche.
Friends-- I took these shots this morning without a ray of CA sun, and as I post, it's 68 degrees, at 3:03 pm! It's August, and we are having the weirdest weather.
OVER AT THREADS AND ROSES
We've been showing similar colors on the new blog that daughter Anna and I share. Have you seen the Lavender Magic Yarn Ball post?
It was about a gift I swapped with Pamela in the UK, last January.