Sunflowers and black-eyed Susans are the weeds in Colorado, it seems. This abandoned farmhouse may have a story, but it also has sunflowers.
There are lots of container gardens all over Ft. Collins. I told #2 son the traditional thriller/filler/spiller forumal and he gravely thanked me for the information, saying he would keep it in mind if her ever needed to plant a container.
The honey scent of alyssum was everywhere on the breeze.
Columbines and daisies escaped the fence in Crested Butte.