Pride of India/Queens crepe myrtle flowers

Tropical Plants

Tropical Plants

The tree is known by several names:   The Pride of India, Queens Crepe Myrtle or Giant Crepe Myrtle.

 

Jarul a.k.a. Taamhan (Marathi: जरुल, ताम्हण) is the State Flower of Maharashtra
Hindi: जारल jaral, जरुल jarul

Here are the flowers on the  Pride of India tree

Pride of India tree

Pride of India tree

 taken this morning in the front yard, Sunday June 22, 2014

average monthly temperatures in Harlingen, Texas

average monthly temperatures in Harlingen, Texas

I am here in Harlingen, Texas

I am here in Harlingen, Texas

 

Where Have All The Flowers Gone – The Kingston Trio (1962-Capitol Records)

The Kingston Trio - Where have all the flowers gone?

The Kingston Trio – Where have all the flowers gone?

 

In 1962 The Kingston Trio had the song Where have all the flowers gone?

The Kingston Trio - Where have all the flowers gone?

The Kingston Trio – Where have all the flowers gone?

This song still sounds as good today as it did more than 50 years ago!

The Kingston Trio - Where have all the flowers gone?

The Kingston Trio – Where have all the flowers gone?

The Kingston Trio - Where have all the flowers gone?

The Kingston Trio – Where have all the flowers gone?

The Kingston Trio - Where have all the flowers gone?

The Kingston Trio – Where have all the flowers gone?

THE MAIN INGREDIENT – I just don’t want to be lonely (1974/RCA )

The Main Ingredient

The Main Ingredient

Another great OLDIE from the 70’s was by the MAIN INGREDIENT, the song was called I Just don’t want to be lonely,  which was a big hit for them in 1974.

The Main Ingredient

The Main Ingredient

The Main Ingredient-Just don't want to be lonely

The Main Ingredient-Just don’t want to be lonely

The Main Ingredient

The Main Ingredient

The Main Ingredient-Just don't want to be lonely

The Main Ingredient-Just don’t want to be lonely

Get Ready (cuz here I come) – Rare EARTH (1970/Motown)

Rare Earth - Get Ready

Rare Earth – Get Ready

An OLDIE but GOODIE on the Motown label is RARE EARTHGet Ready (cuz here I come) from 1970

Rare earth

Rare earth

Rare Earth - Get Ready

Rare Earth – Get Ready

Rare Earth was, at the time, regarded as Blue Eyed Soul since they had songs which charted on the Soul/Rhythm and Blues charts

Motown label

Motown label

Motown records

Motown records