And change it does: the flowers are white in the morning, turning pink during noon, and red in the evening of the same day.
Because of the howling winds here in the desert Southwest, I’ve always maintained that spring is our worst season. But these flowers at the DeWitt-Wilan homestead just might change my mind.
Fall in the South Valley of Albuquerque
On my 5.5-mile walk Sunday morning, here’s what I encountered. At the top, a cottonwood against the fall sky.
Wildflowers or Weeds?
When weeds have pretty flowers, can they be so cavalierly dissed? I don’t think so.
Pansies Are Tough
“Why we use this plant name as a synonym for an effeminate male is beyond me.”