It's still raining! So far, the rain here has been the good kind - not too much or too fast, and the garden is just soaking it in. We're supposed to get another storm this Sunday, hopefully it will keep going this way.
I didn't get to spend a lot of time in the garden this week, but some progress and decisions have been made... All the piles of trimming are now gone, Fingers crossed the gophers are too - it's been a week without anything showing up in the traps. I decided to remove the opuntia rufida in the left bed - which means there's now an even bigger empty spot:
The other Royal Spine celebrate it's freedom from the opuntia by looking pretty in the rain this morning:
Since I'm not getting much work on this rainy sunday, here are two more agaves that caught my eye in the rain;
I think this next one is a. shawii. The rain makes its teeth look even redder than normal: