Stone Creek Nursery) and the impatiens and begonias that are still blooming like mad on the front porch are as festive as any mums we've ever had.
We've had such a lovely autumn and the weather has stayed nice for weeks on end. October 19, and we still see a lot of green, but slowly the turning of leaves is happening. Beautiful, and yet, I'm always a little sad when it happens because that means the long Kansas winter is right around the corner. [Enlarge the second photo to see Sundae surveying her kingdom.]