SUMMER BRINGS BEAUTIFUL BLOOMS ON THE JOSHUA TREE AT LA JOLLA COVE. The blooms are high up & many visitors walk right underneath them never even seeing them. The waxy flowers with a tinge of green in the center on a gigantic flower stalk are stunning. Take a moment to enjoy the beauty around us.
PURPLE ORCHID TREE – December in San Diego brings streets are lined with blooming Purple Orchid Trees (bauhinia purpurea), which originated in Asia, South China & Japan. These trees are drought tolerant. The purple orchid flowers are gorgeous & the leaves are shaped like butterflies! If you look at a branch of this tree, the leaves really do look like butterflies!