Yeah, I know Jane, I'm sweating like a pig. too. In spite of a few minor set backs (my camera lens kept fogging up, I thought I was going to freakin pass out) swoon) I managed to find some dog day beauty in our own yard.
Double rainbow in our front yard:
Milkweed & Monarch in our butterfly garden:
Showing off her pretty profile:
Chenille: (I l-o-v-e Chenille)
Bleeding Heart: (Jane would have approved)
Some kind of yellow spikey thingy that is growing everywhere in my garden: