Curly Cup Gum Weed (07/08/2009) The Curly Cup Gum weed secretes a sticky gum to protect the petals of its bright yellow flowers.
Hens and Chicks (07/08/2009) In good water years (lots of early spring moisture) the Hens and Chicks bloom
Raining Again (06/27/2009) It is raining again. The folks who build the house in which I reside planted roses by the windows thinking they would help keep us safe. The picture shows thorns, a window pane and a very wet rose.
mirabilis multiflora (07/04/2009) The Desert Four O'Clock is a hardy drought resistent plant that does well in Utah and Colorado gardens.
Red White and Blue (06/16/2009) I was delighted to find this patriotic display of a red rose tangled with white and blue Canterbury Bells in our garden. Notice the unique structure of the rose. It has three little flower sections.