Wild Poppies, Marin County, CA: © 1998 Shirley Galloway
"There stood the purple spires
with no breath of air
Nor headlong bee
To disturb their perfect poise
the livelong day
"Neath the alder tree."
-- Robert Frost
"The Quest of the Purple-Fringed"
Wild Iris, Marin County, CA: © 1998 Shirley Galloway
Orchids, San Francisco, CA: © 1997 Shirley Galloway
Wildflower, Northern CA: © 1999 Shirley Galloway