Sunday, August 20, 2017

Tuberous Begonias!

Here are some of Mike's tuberous begonias.
Tuberous Begonia

Tuberous Begonia

Tuberous Begonia

Tuberous Begonia

Tuberous Begonias

Tuberous Begonia

Tuberous Begonias

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Busy Bees!

The bees are busy in the flowers of the Grewia. 


Grewia bloom & Bee

Grewia bloom & Bee

Grewia bloom & Bee

Grewia bloom & Bee

Grewia bloom & Bee

Grewia bloom & Bee

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Nearly 40 feet tall!

The Agave Salmiana is nearly 40 feet tall.  Here are some pictures from different angles.


Agave Salmiana, 

Agave Salmiana, 

Agave Salmiana, 

Agave Salmiana, 

Agave Salmiana, 
Another interesting thing about this is that there are two smaller bloom stalks coming and her are some pictures on them.  The first one already has blooms on it.


Agave Salmiana, 

Agave Salmiana, 

Friday, August 4, 2017

The Agave Salmiana Continues to Grow!

The view out our kitchen door has changed over the past seven weeks.





Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Hummers at the Agave!

The other evening I was watching a hummingbird in the agave blooms when another one flew in and then there was a bit of a scuffle.  Here are the pictures
















Saturday, July 22, 2017

A Hummer Visits the Agave!

Here are my first pictures of a Hummingbird on the Agave Salmiana blooms.

Agave Salmiana and Hummingbird

Agave Salmiana and Hummingbird

Agave Salmiana and Hummingbird

Agave Salmiana

Agave Salmiana