Time and Temp


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• African daisies
• California Poppy
• Calendula
• Calla Lily
• Narcissus
• Lavander
• Ivy geranium
• Mexican Sage
• Pride of Madera
• Lantana
• Society garlic
• Wild geranium


• Baby arugula
• Onion and garlic greens
• Thyme
• Rhubarb
• Parsley
• Strawberries


Wild Turkeys on the California Coast

Three cocks among the oaks

Three toms among the oaks

I have the Thanksgiving spirit today and wanted to share a couple of photos of turkeys that stroll by our house each day. These are by no means domestic turkeys that are raised for consumer consumption. They are tall, lean, and strikingly beautiful. They meander at a slow pace […]

California Wild Turkey

Wild California Turkeys.

Three handsome cocks in the oaks

We have a lovely flock of wild turkeys that walk by our house each day. They roost in the trees in the “open space” and migrate each morning to more populated areas. They look nothing like the domesticated turkeys that you see in farmyards. They are slim, streamlined, […]