Wife, mother, grandmother, gardener, naturalist, writer, artist, crafter, homeschooler, owner and occasional breeder of registered Shetland Sheepdogs, and a child of the King. Rank amateur at most of these. Live in Westfield, NC, near the western mountains.Some of my photos are now available for sale from Fine Art America. Please check the website: http://fineartamerica.com/profiles/kathryn-meyer.h tml only join the html -- for some reason this site won't let me do it. Clicking on my website below leads to FAA's main page, but you can access my gallery there by putting my name Kathryn Meyer in the search box.
Uploaded by: ChrisAnthemum
Sunday February 26, 2012
Caption: I did not know what these blue, obviously pea-like flowers were until my friend Mara (minou) ID'ed them for me. They are Sophora secundiflora, or Texas Mountain Laurel. They make a large shrub or small tree. Not related to other mountain laurels (Kalmias).
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