Thursday, June 06, 2013
Sunflowers and Wildflowers
A short drive from home landed us in the middle of a sunflower field. All along the road, wildflowers still in bloom. This has been the most amazing year for wildflowers. They just keep coming ! Right now the Standing Cypress Ipomopsis rubra (Polemoniaceae) are blooming and they are one of my favorites, with their tall red blooms.
Fields of Indian blankets are everywhere !
It is a silent sort of morning, sitting next to the wood stove in my rocker, watching the birds outside my windo...