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  • Common name for Dalea carnea, a white to pinkish flowered prairie clover of the SE US. This delicate flower is pretty enough to win friends and influence people. The genus and species epithets respectively each contain a string of the first 4 letters of the given and surnames of Dale Carnegie, author of the widely popular book "How to Win Friends and Influence People".

    September 18, 2009

  • White tassels make me think of Grandpa's white golf shoes.

    September 18, 2009