Thursday, August 5, 2010

Toad Flower, A Garden Fairy Tale

Photograph of toad in plant by Erin Pringle-Toungate
Toadflower, taken by Erin Pringle-Toungate 2010

The story of toadflower is very long so I cannot fit it all here, but I will tell you it involves a girl, a hat, a piece of bread with the crusts cut off, and a far away forest made of one tree with two limbs and three autumn leaves that still haven't fallen off after all this time.