For Jennifer’s One Word Photo Challenge: Marsala
Windows/ Nokia phone, 5MP, on auto, cropped.
There is a little bit of this colour towards the top of the Kniphofia (Red Hot Poker). I planted three of these bulbs the year before last. This is the first proper flowering.
BELOW: These blossoms are a better colour match. Does anyone know the name of the shrub? [DONE: Abelia, from the honeysuckle family of plants]