Happy Flower Friday!
What's blooming where you live?
Betsy sent this cheerful Autumn Crocus!
It's lovely and happy!
The Toad Lily is blooming in my garden!
The bush below is caryopteris. Gardeners: I can't recommend this bush enough! It blooms late in the season, attracts butterflies and bees, and even the leaves are fragrant (not unlike lavender).
Some interesting embroidery:
If you like embroidery and Art Noveau/Arts and Crafts Motifs, here is a lily you can sew: