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Name: Elizabeth
Ann Arbor, Michigan (Zone 6a)
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arctangent
Sep 12, 2021 6:01 PM CST
Blast off!

Each spring, Dame's Rocket (Hesperis matronalis) explodes into bloom in local woodlands and waste areas. Alas, this non-native garden escape is considered an invasive species, to be discouraged, around here, as it crowds out native wildflowers.

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Name: Dirt
(Zone 5b)
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dirtdorphins
Sep 12, 2021 6:55 PM CST
Still pretty and you made a nice banner out of it!
Name: Rj
Just S of the twin cities of M (Zone 4b)
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crawgarden
Sep 12, 2021 7:11 PM CST
Beautiful banner Elizabeth!
Isaac Asimov, once wrote, “Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in a while, or the light won’t come in.”
Name: Laurie
southeast Nebraska (Zone 5b)
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lauriemorningglory
Sep 12, 2021 10:12 PM CST
Pretty! But as you said, it overtakes an area.
Name: Elizabeth
Ann Arbor, Michigan (Zone 6a)
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arctangent
Sep 13, 2021 3:31 AM CST
Here's the original photo, which better shows the woodland setting, which is Nichols Arboretum in Ann Arbor.
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Name: Elizabeth
Ann Arbor, Michigan (Zone 6a)
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arctangent
Sep 14, 2021 11:11 AM CST
Belated thanks for all the looks, likes, and comments. Always much appreciated.
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Name: Evelyn
Sierra foothills, Northern CA (Zone 8a)
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evelyninthegarden
Sep 19, 2021 10:06 PM CST
arctangent said:Here's the original photo, which better shows the woodland setting, which is Nichols Arboretum in Ann Arbor.
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A lovely weed! Lovey dubby
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