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This beautiful tree is in the middle of the road in Skyline Ranch. Coming home when the headlights hit it after dark, I always enjoy seeing it lit up.
Magnolia, processed in B&W. A large magnolia tree lives in our courtyard and every spring provides us with a great deal of joy. Magnolias don’t bloom all at once like many blooming trees, but only a few at a time. Magnolias are very ancient trees, evolving before bees evolved, I just read. Before our bees started disappearing, when we first moved to Wimberley, the courtyard would reverberate with a very loud buzz as millions of bees enjoyed the magnolia blossoms. The silence is now deafening…
The sun finally came out a bit today and tonight we were treated to a nice sunset. Almost a Winter Solstice sunset…
Taken at night with car lights and the on-camera flash. Casamagnolia, Wimberley, Texas
It’s difficult to photograph white, especially in bright light, but I couldn’t resist this back lit white iris in our courtyard. I think I achieved the look I was hoping to capture. Casamagnolia, Wimberley, Texas
Last year we lost the two huge agave that used to flank the entrance to the front door to some kind of grubs they are prone to. These, by the driveway entrance, are still healthy. The goat sculpture is by Nate, recyclesculptor.com/. Casamagnolia, Wimberley, Texas