this is a photo taken this afternoon of the front garden. We don't bother to water the lawn and I am trying to establish all the plants to be drought tolerant.
The fishpond area on the patio seems to survive a little better as it doesn't get so much sun
The weather this week has been so hot. I have been quite concerned about Middle Son and his wife as their house is fairly close to the bushfires. His wife did leave for Melbourne, MS had to stay because of work. But thankfully a cool change came and a little (very little) rain. So they are safe for this time.
On the days the temperature didn't approach 40 degrees I have been sitting outside on the swing seat, sewing and
Whilst we are sweltering we saw on the news that the Northern Hemisphere is freezing. Quite remarkable the fountains that had frozen.