In this part of the world, tucked away in the Red Hills of north Florida, happiness is a backyard smoker going full blast on a beautiful fall afternoon after the two home football teams had won their games.
26 October 2008
This is one of the first Shishi Gashira blooms in our backyard. As a camellia sasanqua, the shishis are early bloomers and they provide the prelude to the larger japonicas that begin their show in December.
25 October 2008
This Alba Plena is my very favorite camellia. I like the tight double blossom and its penchant for blooming on my birthday.
8 October 2008
A little Fiat hitches a ride in Asmara, Eritrea, in 1969.