Oh my how things have changed!
It used to be concrete and grass. No life of any kind.
Now there are oodles of birds, bees, and bugs, yippee!
Plus, I've got my own personal weather station courtesy of my sweet husband. How cool is that?
Roses? Yep, got em!
Above yellow rose is Carefree Sunshine.
Cool doodads for decorations? Yep!
Entryways flanked by matching pots? Yep, got those too!
Cute dog statue hiding in the shadows? Yep!
Neato pots and roundy edging? Yep, got it!
Unique bench? It's there!
More dog statues and roundy flower beds? Yep and yep!
Pretty view into the neighbor's garden? Yep.
Dead peach tree to grow a climbing rose on? Yep!
Classic southern plants like Four O'Clocks? Yep.
Fantastic groundcovers like ajuga? Yep!
More roses? Yep!
Cool evergreen shrubs? Yep!
Edible blueberries and raspberries? Yep!
An inviting side path? Yep!
More cute dog statues? Yep! Are you sensing a theme here? :)
A welcoming backyard? Yep!
Climbing roses? Yep!
A place for future flowerbed expansion? Yep!
It's taken a lot of work but oh how I love my backyard garden now.