Endangered species

Mariposa Lily and Her Gardener

The mariposa lily and sweat bee dance is late this year, by calendar reckoning, but just on time by the measurement of sun and rain.P1380835I’m thrilled that they are here!


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    • There are a hundred or two on the hill above my place… and a long way until there are others.

      Cattle grazing is tough on them.


  1. I’ve been watching the columbia lilies around us — a little late by our calendar but entirely on time by their own…! And smelling like Christmas oranges…


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