First penstemon is blooming this morning. A towhee and a blackheaded grosbeak and a lazuli bunting singing. A hummingbird on his favorite perch (between sittings for the photo he performed a death defying "J" for a lady friend).
|blue penstemon, Penstemon cyan's|
|rufous-sided or spotted towhee|
|a better storks bill photo than i had in an earlier post|
|lazuli bunting, before i saw him i heard the pretty, quick, high-pitched song|
|goat's beard, western salsify, Tragopogon dubious|