The October garden did not disappoint! The dahlias were in full splendor and the morning glories managed to take over the all the arbors they could find. There were dozens of butterflies in the garden every day, eating much nectar to ready themselves for the long flight south this fall. We even had some abvulous Parying mantis (mantii ?) that were well camouflaged behind the rose vines, but I could see them from inside the kitchen window screen. Every morning we would go
We made it to the end of the 100 Days of Bouquets! There will certainly be enough inspiration and flower pictures to keep me painting all winter! Thank you for all the instagram encouragement on this project - I really had a blast ad loved giving away the bouquets to unsuspecting folks around town.