I've said it before, and I'll say it again. In this little piece of Florida in which I live, November is prime garden time! So is December. I understand from weather records, that it has frosted this time of the year before, but I've yet to witness it (knock on wood!). The great thing about year's end is that all of the tropicals have been rebounding from last winter's frost all year, and are at their biggest, fullest, and bloomiest right now. : ) So here it is, my recap of November faves:
It's time for the worldwide Garden Bloggers' Bloom Day, hosted the 15th of each month at May Dreams Garden. A bloom meme is quite overwhelming for me in November, which is one of the peak bloom months in my garden. But I don't have room for dozens of photos, so I must pick and choose the best. Oh, it's so hard!
Oh, glorious month of October! Such a month of ambivalent feelings for me. I am always quite saddened to see the crapes shedding leaves, and caladiums and curcumas slipping into the ground for winter's rest. Yet I am thrilled to see those special blooms of autumn reveal their beautiful faces! It's almost like having a second spring. So today, I share my favorites for October, the splendid month of autumn: