It is not too early to think about your coming bulb choices. Fall planting might seem far away, but the catalogues will arrive and the orders will need to be in before too long, so you might want to think about bulbs for your garden. I am coming across some of these posts as I fill the garden file. The very best get listed under “Focal Points” in the sidebar.
You are thinking, “Good grief, it is only just summer, we are in the middle of heat waves and everything else…how can I think about bulbs? I just want to think about ice tea, and the swimming pool, and veggies from the garden!” But hear me out:
As January is to seed catalogs, so July is to bulb catalogs, and what better time to dream of spring color than while by the pool or on your porch sipping your sun-tea?