The bright orange of the Indian Paintbrush paints a bright
counterpoint to the blue. The two are often found together.
Like the fall foliage of New England, Texas Wildflower season
attracts a lot of tourists. During the peak of the Spring season,
people just pull over and take photos of their pets, children,
friends, in the flowers.
So, if you're in a hurry to get somewhere on a popular wildflower
route, you'd best leave early because traffic can be thick
and people getting on and off the highway slows things down.
A nice contrast to the randomness of wildflowers is this
garden at the Blue Bell Creameries. Blue Bell Ice Cream is
made in Brenham, a town between Houston and Austin. It's one
of our best-kept secrets, and a visit to their plant is always
worth the time.
Parked in the courtyard is one of the first Blue Bell Delivery