After several dry years, Antelope Valley got a little but very timely rain this season and is bursting with poppies. As a Californian, I have to share some photos celebrating my state flower and, of course, my TB bags (two of them, anyway). I couldn't decide on a favorite photo of each bag, so will post several, in 2 parts. These were taken in Lancaster at the State Poppy Reserve and along Lancaster Road.
First up is the Smart Alec: