From an older garden…

…near the Lake Michigan shore.  The only building at this location which may have had a garden was a small lighthouse, which was demolished many decades ago.

Closed Morning Glory, Sweet Alyssum and Fallen Leaves

The Sweet Alyssum is a bit old-fashioned, as the same plant contains both purple and white flowers.

Sweet Alyssum

4 responses to “From an older garden…

  1. Sweet Alyssum brings back memories of my other grandmother (Dad’s mother) who always had them dotted through her garden. She died when I was 17 and was buried on my 18th birthday, much too young at only 60 after raising 13 children. My Dad is the eldest. I can picture her as though it was yesterday, dressed in her apron and proudly showing us her garden. Thanks for a beautiful memory.

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