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Photo of V.carlesii taken for the profile article I wrote.
I’m glad to have found some kindred spirits. Not sure what we would call our tribe, but glad to have ways that I and my fellow beings resonate.
I guess it is time for some pictures. I missed capturing the exceptional colors of the sweet cherry tree when in its full glory, so you will have to take my word for it, but traveled around the yard last week… and here are some of those photos.
This year the colors came in waves- much better than usual, but I caught them on camera early -with green still showing.
Found this creepy spider inside the bird feeder.
Pretty poison ivy growing in a weed domain, which we have since worked to clear out.
Proof that work gets done around here.
Colors of the tamarisk tree.
I found a neighborhood cache and collected some hedge apples.
The black eye of the Susan.
The sweet cherry tree actually deepened in color before the leaves finally fell the other day. Here they are golden with the bark looking very black after the rain.
Costmary still flowering with its button blooms.