Saw a lot of late spring flowers and shot a lot of photos, but the most significant blossom of the Memorial Day weekend was this poppy.

Memorial poppy
ROTC cadets spent their Memorial Day handing out these poppies and collecting donations for the VFW.
Lily
Orange lilies given by a friend brighten up the garden along with the mums, coreposis and stunted corn.
Bee balm
Pollinators love the bee balm's ragged edges.
Blue wildflowers
A spike of blue wildflowers growing at the edge of the driveway.
Periwinkles
Periwinkles are a feast for the eyes and insects.

Purple wildflowers
Amethyst stars peer out from the greenery.

Field of blue wildflowers
These shy blue wildflowers were thriving in the understory.

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