Butterfly Bush - Nanho Purple
Weed - Indian Paintbrush. Like a mini sunflower, opens when the sun is out and turns with it.
The first bloom of the peony, Festiva Maxima, I planted 2 years ago:
Weed - Ladyslipper. If you get a bug bite, rub the juice of crushed leaf and stem on the bite and the itching and swelling will subside:
My mom thinks this is a viburnum growing on the stump, I think it's a hydrangea:
Can't remember what this is called, but it's pretty!
The mystery rose...no one knows where it came from...but I've found another one growing by the side of the road, all I have to do is transplant it before the road crew does the side mowing:
Rose, with wasp.
Weeds - New England aster, goldenrod, and ladyslipper: