These Geraniums blooming by the front window are nearly as fascinating as they are beautiful. The individual flowers in each cluster do not bloom all at once. In this photo you can see the blossoms still in the queue below the first bloomers!   In this photo, there are only two flowers left to bloom, and one of the buds …

Off-season Cactus

It’s a rugged life for cactus – dry in the summer and frigid in the winter. It doesn’t seem to mind – grows all over the hills!