Golden Rain Blossoms The Goldenrain tree or “Pride of India” (tree species: Koelreuteria paniculata) is an ornamental species from Asia that has been widely planted in the Spanish cities of Madrid and Barcelona. The name “Goldenrain” refers to the bright … Continue reading
Out of 30,000 Inns and Bed and Breakfast in North America, El Rancho Merlita Ranch House Inn, was chosen as one of the top ten most romantic by iLoveInns.com after months of research and deliberation. It provides the perfect location, world-class … Continue reading
Recently, when I was at El Rancho Merlita Ranch House Bed and Breakfast in Tucson, AZ, I was impressed by the number of butterflies flitting around. It greatly enhanced the peacefulness and the beauty of the ranch. Here are a … Continue reading
Yucca in the Moonlight Close-up of Yucca blossoms
Day 8 – The final rock is placed and the labyrinth is watered one final time. Desert broom is cleared between the labyrinth and the entry area under the large mesquite.
Day 6 – Stakes are set to locate the center and 16 radial points. String connects the center and a stake (used for scoring a line) at the radius for the center and the first path. Next, the radials are … Continue reading
Detailed steps of days 1-5 of building a Labyrinth at El Rancho Merlita Bed and Breakfast Inn Continue reading