What a little rain in LA can do

Garden post-rain

Look familiar? We had a whopper of a storm sail through here last week, and the succulents have suddenly exploded.

Garden post-rain

Some of them grew so fast they made a quick right turn to take the fastest route possible to direct sun.

Garden post-rain

I’ve actually never seen these guys bloom before.

Garden post-rain

Nor these guys. This one is now so big he is closing in on three feet, and pushing up into the trumpets of the datura tree.

Garden post-rain

This one had gotten scorched in the summer and I had left it for dead, but the rain helped it summon enough strength to flower. Just your average garden-variety miracles.

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