Here's Lupin, named after a flower herself, with another flower, the Zinnia:
Here are the girls, watching the antics of the squirrels:
here's one of those squirrels!
While Lupin admired the flowers (she never made the least attempt to pick one!), Karen spotted this "blue bee":
Here it is, buzzing:
The children had a wonderful time...or should I say, a swinging time, on the liana vines:
And finally, they ALL climbed up on the vines for this family portrait!
I loved the colours of Colville's Glory:
I'm looking forward to going with them to Bannerghatta forest area on the 3rd Sunday birding trail, coming up on the 19th...