These Scotch pine trees, two left out of a row which one contained a dozen, are my favorite. Such character.
Here is a close-up of the New Guinea impatiens planted around the base of the pine. They are about 30 inches high. The blooms on the New Guineas are especially luminescent.
The late evening sun hit the marigold bed nicely. Kae designed and planted this bed. She likes bright colors, whereas Joe likes subdued hues. I am with Kae!