For the past two years, though, I've been growing an increasing number of flowers from seed and tucking them into wherever I can find room.
They are just starting to bloom, and they are beautiful.
I just picked up this Mary statue, and she is presiding over the front of the house. Right in front of her are more of the dwarf cockscomb. They aren't blooming just yet, but they should be soon.
Around the bed she is in are these flowers:
I think they are quite beautiful, but they are not a traditional flowerbed choice. They are blooms from my onion plants!