June is coming to its end and we are right in the middle of this years summer season. The beds are filled with mainly annuals; the first summer bedding plants like Petunia integrefolia or Salvia 'Oxford Blue' started to bloom. Early summer flowering bulbs like ornamental Allium christophii or Gladiolus 'The Bride' are on its high at the moment but will fade soon enough to make room for the main summer plants. Pic1 View from the south side to the north side of the formal flower garden   Nectaroscordum siculum, the Sicilian honey garlic, would be another early summer flowering bulb. If you follow my garden blog regularly you will notice that I mentioned this plant before; I just ...