How to theme a post which features photos of flowers as delicate and rare as an orchid, and as common and tough as hogweed. By colour, of course. So here you are:
And the reason there is only one is one’s all we found. Perhaps we were too early?
I was reluctant to name this rose. Yet it could be nothing else with this depth of colour
Although the usual hogweed has creamy-white flowers (see Friday Fauna: Painted Lady), pink- and even purple-flowered plants are also found.