Wednesday, July 30, 2008
Sunday, July 27, 2008
The green things growing whisper me, of many an earth-old mystery - Rexford
Midsummer saw many a wild and crazy thing blooming in the yard, particularly in the herb boxes. The cilantro transformed itself into coriander, almost overnight, propelling its seed pods skyward to dizzying heights -- so high, I had to stake it to keep its stalks from breaking.
Thyme blossoms and coriander; corriander seed pods
On the other side of walkway, the sage, lavendar, tarragon, and oregano all had grown considerably large, with the oregano and lavendar in particular sending off some remarkable blooms...
Oregano, lavendar, taragon and sage; a lavendar blossom
Tarragon and oregano; oregano blossoms in all their glory
Close-up of the oregano blossoms