It’s a beautiful spring day – how about taking a walk with me through Red Butte Garden?
The early daffodils and the dwarf iris have faded, but there are plenty of other varieties of daffodils in bloom and yet to come. I wonder how many daffodil bulbs they have – certainly in the tens of thousands – perhaps even in the hundreds of thousands:
The paths are lovely to wander, with swaths of color on each side.
The cherry trees are in full bloom, with buzzing bees aplenty:
There are some very interesting flowers, like this odd green iris, which I barely noticed at first. A search tells me that it is called a “Snake’s Head Iris“:
Before leaving the garden, I spent a few minutes sitting by the pond, listening to the birds, and the murmur of the stream.