Sometimes there are poppies in the spring in New Mexico. It depends upon several factors but mostly the weather. This year there were a few here and there hugging the ground with short stems preserving the precious water inside. I found these nestled around the base of a fence post maybe for protection.
This was FEATURED in the Americas Rural, Urban, wild, and Free Group on April 3,’12.
FEATURED in the New Mexico Group on April 9,’12.