After a record-setting February, I think that it’s safe to say that spring has officially arrived. Plants are waking up a bit early with flower buds bursting forth with glorious blooms.
|‘Sierra Star’ Fairy Duster (Calliandra ‘Sierra Star’)|
|Cereus peruvianus with golden barrel cactus (Echinocactus grusonii)|
|Ironwood tree (Olneya tesota)|
|Fragrant flowers of Texas mountain laurel (Sophora secundiflora)|
|Pink bower vine (Pandorea jasminoides)|
|‘Heavenly Cloud’ sage (Leucophyllum langmaniae ‘Heavenly Cloud’), yellow bells (Tecoma stans stans) and bougainvillea in my backyard.|