Saturday, January 22, 2011

Spring in the desert

Spring is definitely upon us in the desert. There are new leaves budding on the Palo Verde tree in the back. Plus I saw blooming brittlebush and ocotillo on my motorcycle ride today.

Thursday, January 20, 2011

Anna's Hummingbird

A male Anna's hummingbird visited the feeder that I have attached to the window of the office. They're common in southern Arizona, but I had never seen one before. He's come by twice this week that I have noticed.