Where there is water, though, you will always find greenery and an abundance of colourful wild flowers.
Along the Rambla de los Agüillas in Las Negras a trickle of water flows from a spring. By the water’s edge poppies, wild mustard and asphodels flourish.
We took these photos this morning during a more gentle walk than usual. Margaret fractured her arm when she fell while walking in the countryside on Friday. The ground is rock hard after the drought.