It’s been almost seven weeks since I posted a photo of the first bluebonnet in my neighboring master-planned community.
A lot has happened in that time. As in a bountiful burst of blooming bluebonnets!
But that’s only part of the story.
Adding to the gorgeous bluish-purple hue that Texans love so much is an abundance of red and pink.
The pink, as in evening primrose, always joins the bluebonnets this time of year. But that fiery red?
For the first time since I’ve been jogging and walking in this area, Drummond phlox has inundated the scenery. In the past, there might be a half dozen or so of the crimson cuties dotting the landscape. But times have changed . . . at least for this wildflower season.
Welcome to the neighborhood!