‘Red Hot Poker’
That really is the name of this flowering plant, or one of its names at least.
Very apt, for this harbinger of summer down south.
…scarlet in spring…
The startling curved inforescence of the agave attenuata forms an arch in the sky.
‘You’re Growing on Me’
…curling lichen spread…
‘Tiny Yellow Globes’
“Here is the world. Beautiful and terrible things will happen. Don’t be afraid.”
…and sometimes those things are one and the same…but never be fearful, like the man says.
PS: Bonus points for spotting the evil and laughing double-faced gargoyle plant flower.