Tag Archive: flowers

Featured Flower: Lupin

Lupines are native to California (among other places) and grace our hills and meadows with a burst of blue-purple. Often called bluebonnets, or vetch, they have pea-pods, a beautiful palmate or rounded, star-shaped,… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Hydrangea

Hydrangea Hydrangeas are fairly common garden flowers that could be easily overlooked, due to a long flowering season (but not their size).  However, hydrangeas are really quite remarkable flowers.  They are one of… Continue reading

Featured Flower: Poppies

Since poppies are associated with sleep and remembrance of soldiers who have died in war, we chose poppies in honor of Memorial Day.  Just like the redwoods, they are an integral part of… Continue reading