My Echeveria ‘Lola’ is Blooming


My Echeveria ‘Lola’ is blooming. I wrote about it in January see here. I’m happy to say it survived the rains, even though I was concerned because it sat in water, which isn’t good for succulents.  Above is a closeup of the flower. Below you can see how the blossom appears at the end of a long stem. Continue reading

A Day for Yellow Flowers

Yesterday was for pink flowers, and this morning while on our patio, I realized that today is for yellow flowers.

Our yellow hibiscus had several beautiful flowers. Working in the backyard, I spotted a small yellow flower on one of our succulents.You can see it below.

We are in the midst of a Southern California weather pattern right now that happens every year; it is called June gloom. I wrote about it previously in a post called The June Gloom is Over. On overcast days like today, there is nothing more cheerful than a bright yellow flower.