In my yard today — pomegranates are nearly ended, persimmons are coming into their own, and citrus are still on the horizon.
The more fleeting, the more beautiful. Or does it just seem so?
Stages of bloom on a single stem. Humans admire. Bees dine.
Yesterday I was digging a hole under a bushy tree for a new shade-loving plant, and I looked up and saw several pairs of furry dots meandering… Read more “Long-tailed Mealybug”
This week’s photo challenge asks for “a photo not of your destination, but of an interesting thing along the way”. This photo was taken in mid-February of… Read more “WPC: On the Way”
Another surprising rainstorm in Southern California brings a freshly scrubbed face to this baby avocado in my back yard. I am looking forward to a guacamole summer.
This week’s photo challenge is “enveloped”. If I could throw a rock 10 miles, then just a stone’s throw north of my new home is Mt. Baldy. … Read more “WPC: Enveloped”