A bit old-fashioned, you say?

The Cosmos was easily-grown by everyone more than 50 years ago…these days, they are rare to find.  Some say they are ‘not showy enough’, yet I beg to differ!

Soft Pink Cosmos

I’ve always loved the feathery, almost fern-like leaves.  Here’s another version:

Cerise Cosmos

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5 responses to “A bit old-fashioned, you say?

  1. Flowers and plants seem to have ‘fashions’ these days. Every nursery and the plant sections in big stores all have the same few plants and if you look around the new developments you see almost cloned gardens. I love looking at market stalls where you can sometimes discover some homegrown ‘oldies’.

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