VIEWS FROM MY GARDEN

Here are some recent pictures I took in my garden.

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LILACS

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CAN YOU SMELL THEM ?

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A WINTERHARDY OPUNTIA

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TINY VIOLETS WHO SELFSEEDED IN A POT FILLED WITH SUCCULENTS

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RHODODENDRON

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GERANIUM MACRORHIZUM

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HOSTA

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SYRINGA PALIBIN, A DWARF LILAC

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GERANIUM JOHNSONS BLUE

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DWARF RHODODENDRON

Have a great week all !! I hope you are enjoying your garden !

 

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SONORA DESSERT MUSEUM ARIZONA part 2

As promised, more pictures of the  Sonoran Dessert Museum.

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PRETTY WILD FLOWERS GROWING ALONGSIDE THE CACTI

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FRESH NEW SPRING LEAFS

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AGAVE

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OPUNTIA SANTA RITA

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HUMMINGBIRDS ARE LURED WITH SWEET STUFF, THEY WERE KEPT IN AN AVIARY WHERE YOU COULD WALK INSIDE TO SEE THEM UP CLOSE

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ASCLEPIAS FLOWER

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I LOVED THAT PERFECT BLUE SKY !!!!!

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ADENIUM FLOWERS, A SUCCULENT

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ALOE

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ALOE FLOWERS

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FERNS

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AGAVE

We loved our visit to the Sonoran Dessert garden, it was hot though even in March !

Thanks for your visit .

 

 

 

 

ARIZONA SONORA DESSERT MUSEUM part 1

On our travels in Arizona last March we ended up one day in the Sonora Dessert Museum. We loved it ! So much to see, a great garden and lots of wildlife and on top some really really old gemstones and fossils. But it was hot ! even in March so I wonder what it’s like in Summer !!!!

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CREATED BY NATURE MILLIONS OF YEARS AGO

 

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HUMMINGBIRD IN AN AGAVE FLOWER STALK

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Tomorrow I’ll continue with this Dessert Museum blogpost as I have too many pictures of it and I want to show you more.

I hope you are all well and happy !