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Thursday, February 24, 2011

peacock seed pod

I wish I knew what type of plant this was created by. I think it's from a type of vine here in South TX, but it had dropped to the ground and no plant was directly claiming it. It opens up to an amazing white fuzzy spread of seeds. Beautiful!

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Pyrus kawakamii in bloom

It's that time of year again; when the ornamental pears, especially the Evergreen Pear, or Pyrus kawakamii, start pushing out tons of beautiful sterile blooms. They may fill your pool when the wind blows, but you have to enjoy the white bloom tree lined drives in a false Spring push.