Making it's appearance in every garden, and just about anywhere you
go around Washington. I guess that's one of the reasons the
Rhododendron is our state flower.
This lavender Rhody adorns one side of our front yard.
These large, hot pink blooms hang over our yard
from the neighboring yard,
brightening up our dining area and kitchen.
I remember one year ago (today in fact) that I arrived here from
Las Vegas and I saw the colorful blooms from the windows,
I knew I would love our
This red Rhody corners the other side of our front yard.
This shrub comes in so many different colors and varieties.
Large blooms go from this...
While I was taking some of these shots today,
I walked around the corner and saw
Lucy in her spot looking out the window.
I'm pretty sure it wasn't the colorful Rhododendrons that was
catching her attention.
More likely, the squirrels that run up and down the large pine tree
near the window.
I guess that's why she loves this spot. :-)
Time to close your eyes Lucy and take a little cat nap.
Those squirrels will be there when you wake up.