Color theory

I’m sure that Gertrude Jekyll has something far more illuminating to say on the topic, but here’s my take on colors in the garden:

One is nice:

(Red flax and our liquidambar tree)

Two is dandy:

(lavender and queen Ann’s lace under the apricot tree)

But things really get cooking when you have three:

(California poppies, red and blue flax by an olive tree)