Bright orange wildflowers seem odd here.
Also in pic: thistle and other plants
Today there were many blue morphs of the Scarlet pimpernel along the south shore of Corpus Christi Bay, Texas. Pretty much most of the road along the shore on Ward Island were covered in these tiny flowers!
They were a little paler than the flowers I observed before at about the same place:
Scarlet pimpernel (Anagallis arvensis; also known as red pimpernel, red chickweed, poorman's barometer, poor man's weather-glass,shepherd's weather glass or shepherd's clock) is a low-growing annual plant. The native range of the species is Europe and Western and North Africa. The species has been distributed widely by humans, either deliberately as an ornamental flower or accidentally.A. arvensis is now naturalised almost worldwide, with a range that encompasses The Americas, Central and East Asia, the Indian Subcontinent, Malesia,...