I'm on year three of my potted hydrangeas--and this year they are looking extra big and beautiful!
I took them away from their normal spot on my portico, and set them out around back for picture taking purposes. I think this is the first time I've set a tea in my backyard that was not on my deck, so you can see better the "woods."
the little woodland garden –
a splendid parlor!
~Matsuo Bashō (松尾芭蕉: 1644-94)
So here is my hydrangea parlor. I'm sure you can tell the theme for this tea--blue for the lovely lacy hydrangeas!
Royal Albert's Caroline with blue forget me nots,
and Royal Albert's Inspiration.
And one last attempt at an artistic picture inspired by last night's bedtime tea, which had a great quote on the teabag tag:
There is pleasure in the pathless woods.
I'm so glad you could join me! I'm linking to the following parties: