these beautiful purple flowers were everywhere in the area and some even started to grow up trees. the coloration would range anywhere from a light purple, almost lavender even, to a dark deep purple that in some cases appeared slightly blue
i walked up and unexpectedly noticed it perched on a large rock in the middle of a creekbed. the gray feathers allowed it to blend in almost perfectly but i was able to capture a photo even though it is still hard to see.
bright pink flower with yellow center. grouped together in a bush with soft leaves
these white flowes with yellow center were in full bloom when i took this photo of them. they were in large bushes and were bunched together.
flower, along parktrail creekpath mixed in with various grasses. purple pedals, eight leaves along each branch that stuck out