In the back yard, a large, old-fashioned spirea bush is tucked under the lilac. It takes over blooming when the lilac ends, and is covered with big balls of tiny white flowers.
|Lily of the Valley|
|Hosta, False Solomon's Seal, Oak|
Columbine is one of my favourites, and this hardy one self-seeds every year. When I looked up the Star of Bethlehem I was surprised to see it listed as a "noxious weed". I think it's very pretty!
|Star of Bethlehem|