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Farewell, coleus…

This is my regal “RedHead” coleus that performed beautifully all summer.  Frost:  the one adversity it cannot withstand….


…But the Toad Lilies are still putting on a great show!


And it’s a fabulous time of year for parsley (I have had parsley survive the winter in the backyard, so I suspect it’s marginal here), which seems to be stretching out and grabbing all this mid-autumn sunshine.  The sage seems to be thriving, too.


But soon enough, this little gnome (we just call him “the man”) will be standing all alone, surrounded by snow…