The color purple is rampant this time of year in Southern California. A host of flowers, and the unusual Jacaranda trees, sport varying shades of purple.
Twilight Purple Crape Myrtle - I just call em TCU myrtles
Jacaranda trees grow in subtropical areas that experience winter low temperatures in between 35 and 40 degrees Fahrenheit. The feathery, fern-like foliage and springtime clusters.
My jacaranda tree is on of my all time fave trees. It has flowered heaps in the last couple of years and leaves a beautiful purple carpet on the grass.