On a morning when the fog was not so much romantic as oppressive, and dark, this find brightened my walk. I love finding flowers behind windows and other scrims.
San Francisco has seen a lot of early blooms this fall, although, it might be fair to ask, “early” from whose perspective? Perhaps the flowers think they’re blooming just on time. Here are two takes on a black-bearded sugarbush seen on Thanksgiving Day (November 24) at the San Francisco Botanical Garden.