The bright sunshine and warm temperatures of the Algarve in October, had brought out some fabulous flowers. Along the roadside on the way to Albufeira, some Jacaranda trees were in full bloom - as they seem to be at most times of the year.
Plumbago auriculata) looks like Jasmine, but has non of that plant's wonderful scent. The flowers however, do not disappoint. Cape Leadwort, as the name suggests, comes from South Africa.