Sunflowers, Trinity County, California

It’s always lovely to see pretty sunflowers.  Another bonus, sunflower seeds!  A wonderful addition to salads, perfect for snacking, and a vital ingredient in hummus, which is tahini, ground sunflower seeds. 
Bright yellow sunflower in Trinity county California.
Sunflower in Trinity county, California
Sunflower yellow, and brigh blue sky in California.
Blue sky and bright yellow sunflower, nature complimenting itself as usual.
Sunflower and bright blue sky.

 

 

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Flowers and Bees

These lovely yellow flowers are enjoyed by the bees.  I think they are names Cineraria maritima also “Silver Dust”.  The bees really love them and they are usually all over it in the sprint time.
Yellow flowers and bee in Shasta county, California.
Cineraria maritima ‘Silver Dust’
Honey bees are vital to our food system.
Cineraria maritima ‘Silver Dust’, blooms and the leaves stay a silver color.

 

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Trinity County Cemetery, near Helene, California.

One day after swimming we found the Trinity county Cemetery near Helene, California. The cemetery is located near Helene creek and the Trinity river. It’s very old and dates back to the late early 1800’s or so.

Trinity county cemetery located down near Big Flat, near Helene and the Trinity river.
Trinity County Cemetery sing.
Trinity county cemetery sign on a tree, at the cemetery near Helene.
Sign for the Cemetery.
Trinity county cemetery located down near Big Flat, near Helene and the Trinity river.
Marble Headstone at the Trinity county cemetery.
Trinity county Cemetery, Marble headstone with cross necklace hanging on it.
Marble headstone and necklace.
Trinity county cemetery located down near Big Flat, near Helene and the Trinity river, marble headstone.
Marble Headstone at the Trinity county cemetery.
Trinity county cemetery located down near Big Flat, near Helene and the Trinity river.
Trinity County Cemetery.
Trinity county cemetery located down near Big Flat, near Helene and the Trinity river.
Gravestones at the Trinity County Cemetery.