Updated: Sep 24
Some months get away from me, please excuse the late post. September is bittersweet for me because it's the end of summer. Not all is lost. Cooler, crisp days are ahead.
Late bloomers like the aster and morninglory , are welcome wonders of color.(asteraceae), members of the daisy family including dahlia, and marigold. Beliefs in ancient times, burning of aster leaves were thought to scare snakes away, and to fend off spirits that may be evil. Asters are given on 20th wedding anniversaries.