Last night's rain gave us three-quarters of an inch. The yard, as expected, was refreshed this morning. People seem nicer. Heat and lack of rain makes the customers grouchy. More is expected tonight and Friday.
The Stargazers are cracking. This year, they're almost 5' tall.
The centerpiece of the Crape Myrtle bed is blooming.
It's a hot pink.
The wall of butterfly bushes have grown in completely to block the backyard.
You have to turn the corner before you can see back here. It's filling in nicely. The meadow, not so much. As usual, click to embiggen.
It's 82 degrees, sunny, and muggy. The high today is forecast to reach the upper 90s. Someone mentioned 100 degrees at the store. In any case, it's going to be hot.