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Purple Chinese Houses

With so little rain, it’s not been much of a wildflower year—even the most common Fiddleneck and Brodiaea are scarce and on short stems.  But we began yesterday with these Purple Chinese Houses (Collinsia heterophylla), a wild gather as we collected the last of the Wagyu X calves for their EID tags and second round of vaccinations before shipping to Snake River Farms.


Purple Chinese Flowers - April 5, 2011

Purple Chinese Flowers – April 5, 2011


Cleaning houses
in the high-rent district
has certain advantages.



Flower Friday – Purple Chinese Houses

Greasy Creek, 4.17.11

Greasy Creek, 4.17.11