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My formerly red Bee-Balm and a cute Balloon-flower

July 16th, 2009, 07:55 AM
Here is what my Bee-Balm buds look like,not at all like last years bright red,those pesky bees:yell:

And my little Balloon-flower,love it:lovestruck:

July 16th, 2009, 08:03 AM
Balloon flower is one of my favourites! Yours is a beautiful colour, chico. I have a pale pink one.

July 16th, 2009, 09:35 AM
I think the former red is really pretty anyway! And I read that bees can "see" better in the violet spectrum.:shrug: Maybe yours set seed and the seed reverted to another parent. Hopefully you will still have some red pop up.

I'll save you some red seeds.

July 16th, 2009, 02:05 PM
It's still very pretty, chico! I've never seen a monarda of quite that shade. :cloud9:

Your little balloon flower is cute, too. I love the buds!! :D