This rose has bloomed on and off since late March.
The last daylily of the year came up in the middle of some monkey grass a friend dug up and gave me to edge a bed. That's a tag-a-long I don't mind!
The hot pink crape myrtle next to our driveway makes me smile every morning when I leave for work:
Gallo Peach Blanketflower, bought on sale at Lowe's for $2 recently:
Butterfly bush is doing much better this year with regular dead-heading, but the blooms are still diminutive. Maybe it's a dwarf variety.
I cut the black eyed susans back a month ago. Some of the plants went dormant for the year (at least that is what I'm telling myself!), and some of them put on a new flush of blooms: