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Sapphire Tower (puya alpestris)

San Diego Botanic Gardens makes the list

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The San Diego Botanic Gardens made the Huffington Post‘s list of “10 Spectacular Gardens Around the World.”

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Here are a few pictures to make you salivate:

Sapphire Tower (puya alpestris)

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Protea

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Bird of Paradise

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California tree poppy

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Aloe

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Spring colors in San Diego

No need to wait for Fall — We have Spring colors!

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When the trees turn colors in the Fall, people like to say that we don’t have Fall colors here in San Diego. Why wait ’til Fall? We have Spring colors.

Spring colors in San Diego

 

Spring colors in San Diego

 

Spring colors in San Diego

 

Those are pictures from three diffrent years of a Flame tree (Brachychiton acerifolius) at the San Diego Botanical Garden. It normally blooms from mid-May to late July, so now might be a good time to go see it!

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If you missed the purple Jacaranda trees, click on Update on the 2012 Jacaranda blooming season.

 

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Looking for real estate services in San Diego County? I can highly recommend
James Frimmer, Realtor with Century 21 Award, DRE #01458572

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I can highly recommend Russel Ray; that’s me!Real Estate Solutions