Tag Archives: Flowering Trees

Duranta Erecta (Verbena): FOTD May 21, 2020

I had never learned the name of this flowering tree that I planted 18 years ago, and I thank Grace at broadwaymatron.com for telling me its name. I don’t know why it photographs as  blue as it is actually a dark purple. Perhaps too much sun. I like this blue color even more than its actual color, so I’ll support the illusion. Although the description calls it a bush, it says it can grow to 20 feet high. I think mine is about ten feet high–maybe higher.

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For Cee’s FOTD

FOTD Apr 7, 2020

I have been forgetting the name of this tree for a good 15 years or more. It is hidden away among other trees and plants and it is always a surprise..

For Cee’s FOTD

Primavera Blossoms 2: FOTD Feb 28, 2020

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These trees have been blooming all along the route from Ajijic to Colima. This one was photographed on the road between Comala and Colima.

For Cee’s Flower of the Day.