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Life along the Llano ...

-- a peace of Texas

Category: Flora
P6290262_HDR-2 One of the biggest selling points when we first looked at the ranch property last fall was the beautiful bush with the purple flowers that was absolutely covered in butterflies.   I have since learned that this magical perennial is a Blue or Purple Mist Flower, or Ageratum.  The Queen butterflies love the purple flowers.

queen butterfly

One of the biggest selling points when we first looked at the ranch property last fall was the beautiful bush…

outside the greenhouse

a few late bloomers

a rare shot of nellie

The most timid of the three feral ranch cats.

another rose

a rose

the gabster

a/k/a Gabby, “the Huntress.”

a lone reed

Frank Navasky: Kathleen, you are a lone reed, standing tall, waving boldly in the corrupt sands of commerce. Kathleen Kelly:…

wildlife at the ranch

This weekend we spotted a new critter, a grey fox, two nights in a row.  The second night he was…

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