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Mourning Dove — II   Leave a comment

Dove-2-Edit-2-72Mourning Dove — Image by kenne

On May 31st, I posted “Mourning Dove.” She was sitting on two eggs. She now has two chicks, which in this picture, she is sitting on, so you can’t see them. Maybe in a later image. So far no creators have found her next in the courtyard planter.

— kenne

Mourning Dove   3 comments

This mourning dove built her nest in a planter outside our front door.

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Of course she didn’t move when the sprinkler for these none desert plants came on.

Mourning Dove-2-72Mourning Dove On Her Nest — Images by kenne

 

Palo Verde Yellow In Black and White   1 comment

Bug Springs 2012Palo Verdes In A Black and White World — Image by kenne

 

Flowering For The First And Last Time   Leave a comment

Agave-3850-72Neighborhood Agave Flowering for the First and Last Time — Image by kenne

The agave is considered perennial, because they require several to many years to mature and flower.
However, most Agave species flowers only once and then dies. 

 

Palo Verde Trees Blooming In Tanuri Ridge   Leave a comment

Palo Verde Trees-3852-72Blooming Blue Palo Verde Trees (Tanuri Drive in Tanuri Ridge) — Image by kenne

This time of year the Catalina Foothills are a blaze
with the yellow blossoms of the Arizona state tree, the Blue Palo Verde.

— kenne

White Winged Dove and Ocotillo Blossoms   2 comments

Whitewinged Dove On Ocotillo-3846-72

Whitewinged Dove On Ocotillo-3847-72

Whitewinged Dove On Ocotillo-3848-72White Winged Dove and Ocotillo Blossoms — Images by kenne

Our summer friends have returned from winter in Mexico. These images were taken from just off our patio — welcome back!

— kenne

Painted Sky At Sunset   Leave a comment

Sunset (1 of 1)-72Painted Sky At Sunset — Photo-Artistry by kenne

To see and feel the setting sun

is like diving forever into an enchanted sea.

— kenne

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