Curses on you Google Blogger! This will be a fun little experiment. We're going through this post backwards, starting at the end, and moving to the beginning. Why? Because no matter how I load a batch of photos using the (stupid) new Blogger platform they sometimes—80% of the time? Not 100% which would at least be logical—load them backwards. When I needed to reorder photos in the old blogger it was easy, I would just click over to the HTML view and do a quick cut and paste, now they've made even that nonsensical. So here you are. This post will start where I wanted to end and then progress to where I wanted to start. Stupid blogger improvements are not improvements.
So this spiky beauty is one of the things I purchased when I stopped by Blooming Junction nursery last week (since I was nearby...). It's an Agave 'Baccarat'...I also bought this Agave parryi 'JC Raulston' trio. They had charming singles available, but I want extra agaves to play with for 'Upcycle & Plant' offerings next spring, thus I bought these and have already separated them.
here). I have no idea if these are the same agaves just grown out of the destruction, or new plants planted in nearly the same place. I wish I knew!
There were two other agaves up on the berm, I'm not feeling like hazarding a guess at the ID of either one. The first...
Weather Diary, Sept 30: Hi 83, Low 54/ Precip 0