Flowers by the Sea

A few photos from our vacation on Mt. Dessert Island of lupine & beach rose, the quintessential Maine ocean-side flowers, and some favorite daisy shots (they are happy by the sea, too!)  And a poem thrown in for good measure.  🙂 Flowers by the Sea Lupine’s purple spires announce, “summer’s here!” The deep purples gray…

Meet my friend Lupine

First let’s clarify, lupine and I are not close friends.  I haven’t been able to coax them into living in my garden for more than a few years before they die but I have adored this plant since I was a child where they can be seen growing sprinkled throughout the fields and roadsides in…