~ Sweet Alyssum ~ In A Vase on Monday + WPC: Tiny 2 ~

When I was a young girl (before the advent of Barbie) I’d pick a blossom of sweet alyssum to serve as the bridal bouquet for my storybook dolls.

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With its multitude of tiny blossoms, Lobularia maritima is easy to grow in sunny locations, and is a wonderful companion to many other perennials.

To see what’s blooming in other gardens, visit Cathy at Rambling in the Garden.

 Tiny

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8 Responses to ~ Sweet Alyssum ~ In A Vase on Monday + WPC: Tiny 2 ~

  1. pbmgarden says:

    Great choice for a vase, looks very serene.

  2. Cathy says:

    Seeing this next to your keyboard I can gauge what size it is – what a pefect miniature! I remember making tiny vases with ‘London Pride’ blooms as a child

  3. Lindy Le Coq says:

    Thanks, Cathy! The background was intentional to give credence to it being truly tiny.

  4. Tina Schell says:

    That’s too sweet Lindy!!! Lovely choice

  5. Lindy Le Coq says:

    Thanks, Tina! Missed your post — or did you post this week?

  6. Alison C says:

    So pretty, and perfect for dolls!

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