On one of Dan's first few days here in town, I took him on a bike ride through the gardens:
It's always nice to take a fresh stroll through the gardens as a visitor rather than as an employee. Instead of seeing all the weeds and pests and any other problems needing to be fixed, I see the plants!
I love all the different textures
(left: agave) (right: reflection of a eucalyptus)
And the lacecap Hydrangeas have just been stunning lately: