Wednesday, February 23, 2011

What's Blooming In Winter



Rose mallow blooms all year in this area. When fully opened, the flowers look like miniature hibiscus. They're even beautiful in their decline and when the flower is spent, as is the one above, it will drop away cleanly.

3 comments:

steven said...

golden west i hope that all my frozen chums make their way here every day to take in the flowery sunny beachy beauty you post! steven

Crafty Green Poet said...

that's such a pretty flower, I like the subtle colours

The Weaver of Grass said...

Exquisite - and a welcome sight here on a cold day.