Springtime in Tucson

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In the foreground, in green and yellow, is Bulbine frutescens, a mostly southern African genus. In the background, in pink, is Penstemon parryi, a member of the Figwort family. A close-up of the Penstemon is below.

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2 Responses to Springtime in Tucson

  1. Alyce says:

    Beautiful! Our tulips are just poking out of the ground, but it’s supposed to snow this weekend, so I’m glad they haven’t bloomed yet. Hopefully they’ll make it through the weekend ok. I’m also hoping that this is our last bout of cold weather for the year.

  2. bermudaonion says:

    Gorgeous pictures. We had snow last weekend and this weekend is just gorgeous. Our trees are just starting to bud.

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