Tag Archive: bloom

Featured Flower: Cala Lilly

Calla lilies emerge again each spring on stately stalks, unfurling like flags, heralding spring and announcing warm sunny days to come.  Their trumpet-like shape, created by the spiral unfolding of one large milky… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Douglas Iris

A native to our coastal region, the Douglas Iris is found along the coast in open fields and pastures, and edging the redwoods.  Ranging in color from deep purple to plum, and pale… Continue reading

Featured Food: Artichokes

  Baked Artichoke Fritters Ingredients 14 oz Artichoke hearts (pre-steamed) 2 Medium potatoes (pre-steamed and diced) 1/2 Cup green peas 1 Small yellow onion (diced) 1 Clove garlic (minced) 1 Egg (beaten) 1… Continue reading