Everyone and everything was abuzz and abloom the other morning at the Desert Botanical Garden. It seemed to be The Happiest Place on Earth. Click on photos for more detail.
Isn’t this guy the epitome of happiness?
It was a flying finch frenzy.
House Finch, male and female
Desert Spiny Lizard
House Sparrow, male
Cactus Wren, the Arizona State Bird
Gambel’s Quail, male
And I got 2 lifers!!!! This little posing bird:
Black-Tailed Gnatcatcher, male
And another lifer, that I’ve been searching for:
The desert is glorious in spring and the best is yet to come…