I know, it has been awhile.
Finally got the clematis and grapes on the pergola under control today, much less sprangly. It is always remarkable how one or two pruning cuts and a few piece of twine can improve things. Definitely summer here, hot weather and hot colors: white, orange, neon purple or pink, hot orange-reds. Some nice cool pinks, purples, and blues in the shade though.
Since, however, I haven’t taken photos of any of that yet, you will get some random Connecticut scenery for a change of pace: