The Mexican snow ball, Mexican gem or white Mexican rose,
a species of flowering plant in the family Crassulaceae.
Echeveria elegans is a succulent evergreen perennial growing to 5–10 cm (2–4 in) tall by 50 cm (20 in) wide, with tight rosettes of pale green-blue fleshy leaves, bearing 25 cm (10 in) long slender pink stalks of pink flowers with yellow tips in winter and spring.[wikipedia]
or simply a beauty growing in mom’s garden.
and something from David Byrne, whose birthday is today!*
[Nothing But] Flowers
Happy Elegans Thursday!
Oannes has prepared various tributes / podcasts [Byrne included], so check in later on! His site is back up after a 2 day upgrade absence! 😉